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

HAECO ExLRT

            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

Trademarks press release

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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Lockheed Martin order first RTS system

Lockheed Martin news image

      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

Battery testing

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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COMAC AMM lists BLTU4 for use on ARJ21 aircraft

COMAC AMM

COMAC AMM now lists BLTU4 The COMAC AMM (Aircraft Maintenance Manual) for ARJ21 aircraft has been updated to specify MK Test’s BLTU4 tool as an approved loop resistance tester.   COMAC – a Chinese state-owned manufacturer of passenger aircraft – started production of the ARJ21 aircraft in 2015.  There are currently 100 of the planes…

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Jason Evans announced as Managing Director of MK Test Systems

Jason Evans MD

11th January 2023 – MK Test Systems, a leading global provider of automated electrical test solutions to the aerospace, defence and rail industries, is pleased to announce Jason Evans as its new Managing Director.   Jason Evans has been Sales Director and member of the senior leadership team at MK Test Systems for 20 years…

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RTS scores hat-trick win at 2022 Elektra Awards

An award certificate with the words Elektra 2022 Highly Commended for RTS in the Test Product of the Year category. The certificate is placed on a table with a red RTS component on top of it.

MK Test Systems latest product RTS has won its third prize of the year at the 2022 Elektra Awards.  RTS is an innovative modular high speed wire harness test system.   RTS was awarded highly commended in the Test Product of the Year category at the Elektra Awards ceremony.  The awards ceremony was held in…

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British Airways purchase another ExLRT

Image of a British Airways plane parked on a runway

British Airways have placed an order for an additional ExLRT from MK Test Systems. This latest unit to be purchased by the airline is destined for use at BA’s Heathrow maintenance hub.   British Airways are the UK’s 2nd largest carrier, operating a mix of Boeing wide-body aircraft, and Airbus narrow and wide-body aircraft.  They…

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