Panasonic Avionics’ innovative approach to manufacturing incorporates best practices from the consumer electronics, inflight entertainment and communications (IFEC), and avionics industries, to develop and implement processes and procedures that improve the durability, extend the reliability, and increase the lifecycle of our products. As a member of the Panasonic Corporation family of companies, we are able to leverage a number of industry-leading Panasonic patents and the entire company’s supply chain. Maintaining complete control over our manufacturing resources enables us to manage costs, speed time to market and deliver the highest quality IFEC products and solutions.
Panasonic Avionics has global manufacturing capabilities. With more than 100,000 square feet of manufacturing space dedicated to IFEC within Panasonic Corporation’s enormous production facility in Osaka, Japan, we provide a turnkey solution that is backed by a supply chain that benefits from significant vertical integration, and takes advantage of the Panasonic Manufacturing Innovations group, which invests heavily in world-class production techniques, tools, and processes.
Our Lake Forest, California facility is home to the company’s Ku-band antenna manufacturing and our key components manufacturing such as video control cabinets and more. Other key manufacturing sites include London, United Kingdom, where eXPhone hardware is manufactured, and Dubai, United Arab Emirates, which is home to the company’s cable and harness team.
Innovative, Customized Solutions
For more than 35 years, our world-class manufacturing facilities around the world have produced more top-quality IFEC parts than any other company. Our vast experience gives us the ability to provide customized solutions on a level unmatched in the industry. We have the engineering systems, structures and production capacity to quickly scale to the volume of manufacturing required to support linefit and retrofit programs around the world.Our Lake Forest, California facility is home to the company’s Ku-band antenna manufacturing and our key components manufacturing such as video control cabinets and more. Other key manufacturing sites include London, United Kingdom, where eXPhone hardware is manufactured, and Dubai, United Arab Emirates, which is home to the company’s cable and harness team.
Committed to Protecting the Environment
Panasonic is committed to preventing pollution and has set the standard for green design to protect the environment. Our line replaceable units (LRUs) are designed with lead-free components, in compliance with the Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) Directive.
Latest Certification of Quality Standards
We will always pursue and attain the latest certifications of quality standards. Our commitment to quality is demonstrated by our standardization certifications, which include:
- Osaka, Japan ABD acquired ISO14001 in November 1995
- Osaka, Japan ABD acquired ISO9001 in July 1997
- Bothell, Washington and Lake Forest, California acquired ISO9001 in December 2001
- Osaka, Japan ABD acquired AS9100 certification in December 2002
- Osaka, Japan ABD acquired ISO27001 in December 2007
For over 35 years, our passion for IFEC has fueled a spirit of perpetual innovation that has led to a broad portfolio of industry firsts
Panasonic pushes the envelope in research and development, and continues to be the first to market with the latest IFEC innovations
Our total reliability-driven process identifies, corrects, and eliminates problems at the root cause
Our experienced program managers keep the project on schedule and on budget, from manufacturing, shipment, and delivery, to installation and testing
We deliver comprehensive product support across the entire IFEC solution lifecycle
Our Field Engineering team delivers onsite expert technical support, ensuring peak IFEC solution performance