Micross Components And Aeroflex / Metelics Hi-Rel Components Announce Distribution Agreement

    Micross Components And Aeroflex / Metelics Hi-Rel Components Announce
                            Distribution Agreement

  PR Newswire

  ORLANDO, Florida, Nov. 13, 2012

ORLANDO, Florida, Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Micross Components, a leading
global provider of specialty electronic components,is pleased to announce
that it has received a franchised bare die distribution agreement from
Aeroflex / Metelics Hi-Rel Components, a wholly owned subsidiary of Aeroflex
Holding Corp. (NYSE: ARX). The agreement, which became effective November
1st, 2012, authorizes Micross Components to promote, sell and support Aeroflex
/ Metelics Hi-Rel Components line of Defense Logistic Agency qualified (QPL)
bare die diode and transistor product lines.

"Micross Components is a recognized leader in the distribution of
hi-reliability components. Their expertise in supply chain management coupled
with their rich portfolio of value added services ranging from design,
manufacturing, logistics and distribution capabilities played a key role in
our decision making process," stated Tim Emery, Vice President Sales &
Marketing Aeroflex / Metelics.

"This alliance comes at a particularly exciting time in the evolution of
Aeroflex / Metelics Hi-Rel Components business. We are nearing the completion
of a multi-million dollar expansion of our MIL-PRF-19500 certified wafer
fabrication facility in Londonderry, NH and a doubling of the foot print of
our back end processing facility located in Lawrence, MA. Simultaneously, the
Hi-Rel Component development teams have an explosive qualification plan which
has seen tremendous expansion of our QPL portfolio over the past two years
including the addition this week of JANHC & JANKC PRF Specification families:
/117, /127, /435 & /437," continued Emery.

Tony Hamby, General Manager of Micross Components stated, "Micross is
delighted to partner with a company that has a world recognized hi-rel
pedigree. Combining Aeroflex specialty products with our knowledge and
technical capability, enables Micross to offer new product solutions."

For inquiries please contact Micross at 1.844.4COMPONENTS or
sales.americas@micross.com or Aeroflex / Metelics at 888.641.7364 or
metelics-sales@aeroflex.com .

About Micross Components Micross Components is a leading global provider of
distributed and specialty electronic components for military, space, medical,
and demanding industrial applications. Operating as a single source for
high-reliability and state-of-the-art electronics, Micross' solutions range
from bare die and wafer processing to advanced and custom packaging to
component modifications and related interconnect offerings.

With a 30+ year heritage, Micross possesses the design, manufacturing and
logistics expertise needed to support an application from start to finish. For
more information, visit www.micross.com .

About Aeroflex / Metelics Aeroflex / Metelics is a designer and manufacturer
of a comprehensive line of RF/Microwave semiconductor devices and components
such as silicon (Si) and gallium arsenide (GaAs) diodes, germanium tunnel
diodes, HBT amplifiers, resistors, inductors, capacitors, switches, and
integrated devices. Products are available in wafer, chip and packaged form
and fit a variety of commercial, military, and high reliability (hi-rel)
communications, electronic warfare (EW) and radar applications. Additional
information concerning Aeroflex / Metelics can be found on the company's
website: www.aeroflex.com/metelics .

About Aeroflex Aeroflex Holding Corp. is a leading global provider of high
performance microelectronic components, and test and measurement equipment
used by companies in the space, avionics, defense, commercial wireless
communications, medical and other markets.

Website: http://www.micross.com
Contact: Cynthia Gewinner, +1-407-296-5603, cynthia.gewinner@micross.com
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