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Alpharetta, Georgia – Argon Corporation, a Spectra A&D Company, designing and manufacturing Commercial Off the Shelf (COTS) and customized rugged display monitors and computers, is pleased to announce that we have received a Firm, Fixed Price contract from a significant international customer to provide the mission displays, computers and keyboards for an airborne platform. The initial contract calls for design and qualification of the three configurations, along with full rate production over a 3-year period.

This significant order once more proves that the Argon solutions, bring a very high level of value to our customers and end users. As part of this program, Argon will develop a new, high powered Computing Brick, or ACB unit, housing an Intel i7 processor and Nvidia graphic card. All elements will be housed within a completely enclosed chassis requiring no internal fans or external cooling to meet the full temperature operating range.


The ARD21 model, pictured above, has become a WW standard for the C4ISR workstation display monitors, be it land, air or sea. In its various configurations, Argon has delivered over 6,000 of these units into more than a dozen applications. The ACB unit has been delivered WW in various quantities and configurations in support of our target applications and the current offering extends this product line.

ARD21 - 21.3" Rugged Display


Commented Mike Forde, Argon President – we are pleased and excited to be a part of this important platform and to continue our partnership with the customer. This significant award once again demonstrates the robustness of the Argon products and is a reflection of the team work at Argon to provide all customers a quality solution.



About Argon Corporation, A Spectra A&C Company

Argon Corporation was recently acquired by Spectra Aerospace and Defense, a privately held company. Now headquartered in Alpharetta, Georgia, we have over 30 years of experience in designing, producing and supporting a variety of COTS rugged displays, computing solutions, and peripherals, which have been deployed in land based, naval and airborne applications worldwide. Argon has developed a strong reputation for working with customers to design solutions to meet their exact requirements for their intended application.