Mission-critical aerospace and defense products. Fully realized.

From the complex avionics that make sure air travel is safe and reliable, to C4ISR platforms that protect the men and women who defend our country, to threat detection technologies that guard our borders and secure identities. At Plexus, we understand what mission-critical really means. And we’re serious about helping you create products you will be proud to see in the field.

When it comes to protecting lives, there’s no room for error.

With Plexus, you're working with a partner who's dedicated to the precision and quality the aerospace and defense industries count on. You’ll benefit from complex sourcing and supply chain expertise, IP protection and flexible, globally integrated processes. And you’ll be working with experts committed to the rigorous regulatory compliance your industry requires.

Regulatory Expertise

Plexus is fully compliant to the following standards:

  • AS9100 (design and manufacturing)
  • Nadcap
  • ITAR and EAR
  • CAS compliance
  • FAA FAR 145
  • ISO 9001
  • ISO 14001
  • ANSI/ESD S20.20
  • IPC 610 Class II and III
  • IPC J-STD-001
  • IPC J-STD-001 Space Addendum
  • DoD trusted source accreditation

Industry Memberships

Plexus is actively engaged with the following industry associations:

  • AIA - Aerospace Industries Association
  • GIDEP - Industrial Data Exchange Program
  • IPC - International Printed Circuit
  • SIA - Satellite Industry Association


Partnering to develop high-tech electronic devices for the aerospace industry.

The modern aerospace industry thrives on ever-advancing technology. Complex avionics and engine controls, flight control processors, collision avoidance. Power systems and propulsion. Sensors and transmitters. We may not build the plane, but we’ll help you keep it in the air, keep it on course and get it home safely.


Delivering mission-critical technologies for the defense industry.

There are few industries where precision and quality mean as much as in defense. From battlefield communication systems, to electronic counter measures. Missile systems, radar, thermal imaging and C4ISR. We’ll help you develop the products that protect our soldiers and our country, with no compromises.


Bringing advanced security products to life.

Advanced security systems are critical in today’s world. From threat detection and surveillance to fingerprint, iris and facial recognition. From security point screening to chemical analysis. We’ll help you to develop the products that keep us safe.


Satellite-enabled technologies and space exploration products. Fully realized.

We understand the revolutionary impact your mission-critical products have on humanity. So bring us your most challenging product ideas. We’ll take them on with the expertise and global capabilities to help you deliver your ideas on earth and beyond.

Contact our global Aerospace and Defense team.

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2016 New Product Development Supplier of the Year
Honeywell Aerospace recognized Plexus as their 2016 New Product Development Supplier of the Year. Plexus received this award for providing exceptional engineering, supply chain, and global project management services to support the development of Honeywell Aerospace’s new 777X Lighting product line.
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2019 Outstanding Delivery Performance Achievement
Collins Aerospace recognized Plexus for their achievement of "Outstanding Delivery Performance" during their first Supplier Conference in Shanghai, China on September 24, 2019. This recognition is a result of Plexus consistently exceeding expectations and providing exceptional Customer Service Excellence, contributing to Collins Aerospace's success.
2018 Outstanding Delivery Performance Award
Meggitt presented Plexus with the "2018 Outstanding Delivery Performance Award" during their 2019 Global Supplier Conference. The award recognizes Plexus for contributing to Meggitt's success in 2018 by delivering on commitments and providing exceptional Customer Service Excellence.