Is India becoming aviation’s next powerhouse?

Aviation Week has just published this article on whether India could become aviation’s next big powerhouse. MK Test Systems have been operating in the region for nearly 20 years, and have certainly seen a rise in opportunities – but is it as strong a growth as Aviation Week is suggesting?    The aviation sector in…

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Precision in the skies

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The crucial role of automated testing in military aircraft and large assemblies In the ever-evolving landscape of military and defense technologies, the reliability and efficiency of electrical systems, especially in aircraft and large assemblies, are pivotal for national security. With a heightened reliance on advanced aviation systems and intricate electronic components, the importance of precise…

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MK Test Systems expands business with new innovation centre

B5 Innovation Centre

MK Test Systems have expanded their UK facility with the addition of a new innovation centre. Known as B5, the new innovation centre is just around the corner from MK’s headquarters in Wellington, Somerset. Downstairs is a dedicated customer demo area and meeting space in a bright airy environment. Upstairs, the NPD team have a…

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Electronics Industry Awards announce ExLRT as a finalist

Electronics Industry Awards 2023

The ExLRT has been announced as a finalist in the 2023 Electronics Industry Awards.  The winner of the ‘Aerospace Defence Product of the Year’ will be announced at the awards ceremony on 19th October 2023.   Sally Antilles, Marketing Manager at MK Test Systems said “The final shortlist for the Electronics Industry Awards is based…

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HAECO offering ExLRT calibration services in China


            ExLRT calibration services are now being offered in China by HAECO Xiamen.   HAECO have already begun providing the service.  The first ExLRT calibration was successfully carried out for Boeing Shanghai at the start of August 2023.   Charlie Cheung is MK Test’s Regional Sales Director for Asia Pacific…

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Trademarks granted for MK Test range of products

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The UK Intellectual Property Office has this week granted trademarks to MK Test Systems for a wide range of their systems and software.  The trademarks have been registered under Class 9, which includes test equipment for electronic equipment and apparatus, and automatic measuring instruments, as well as testing software.   The move to register trademarks…

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MK boost their commitment to customer service

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      MK Test have recently introduced several new initiatives as part of their ongoing commitment to improved customer service.   A helpdesk has been in place for several months, which gives customers the ability to self-report issues via the website, This has also given the Service team a better view of the…

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Lockheed Martin order first RTS system

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      MK Test systems is very pleased to announce receipt of the first RTS ® order from Lockheed Martin.   The system will be implemented in the aerospace and defence corporation’s Fort Worth, TX site.  It is expected to be the first of multiple orders for RTS, MK’s modular wire harness test system.  …

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MK Test Systems bring flexible automation to EV battery testing

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Fully charged for battery testing success MK Test Systems are bringing their automated, computer controlled HV (high voltage) test systems to the battery sector.   The Automeg ® product range has been used in the demanding sectors of aerospace, defence and rolling stock manufacture and maintenance for the past 30+ years.  The systems have developed…

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Software Engineer in Test

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Software Engineer in Test summary This is a fantastic opportunity for a Software Engineer in Test seeking their next challenge to join a leading organisation working with the latest Microsoft Technologies as we embark on the next generation of our software. We are looking for individuals that want ownership and accountability, value code quality, open…

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