Aviation & Defense PCBA Manufacturing

Tempo specializes in PCBA prototyping and flight-ready PCBA production with military-grade reliability for terrestrial, avionic, ground control, and payload applications. Aviation and defense customers partner with Tempo for high-reliability applications that can withstand the most extreme environmental conditions and meet strict government performance standards. High speed, HDI, RF, and high complexity board-ready.

Tempo and Aviation & Defense

Tempo Automation is the industry leader in PCBA manufacturing for Aviation & Defense applications. Tempo’s critical systems expertise has served some of the world’s largest government agencies, aircraft manufacturers, and makers of satellites and space launch systems. From prototyping to production of military-grade, flight-ready boards, our factory manufactures printed circuit board assemblies (PCBAs) that meet the toughest requirements for government and aviation applications.

Tempo’s San Francisco-based software-accelerated smart factory is one of only three companies in the world to receive IPC site certification for the J-STD-001 Space/Military Addendum assembly standard. Our facility is ISO 9001:2015 and AS9100D certified, as well as IPC-A-610/J-STD-001 Class 3 certified, as well as ITAR-registered.


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What Our Customers Are Saying

Lockheed Martin
"We chose to work with Tempo Automation because they have focused their technology from the beginning to embrace software automation on both the front- and back-end, intended to create a digital thread from design to delivery."
Jeff Wilcox, Vice President of Enterprise Transformation
Intuitive Machines
"Working with Tempo allows us to prototype rapidly and move to flight finalization with true confidence."
Steve Altemus, President and CEO

Tempo Streamlines PCBA Manufacturing for Intuitive Machines

Watch this webinar to learn about:

  • Intuitive Machines’ upcoming 2022 lunar mission
  • The unique engineering challenges the Nova C Lunar project overcame
  • Responses the design team made to quickly adapt to changing specifications
  • How software-accelerated manufacturing supports space missions

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