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Teledyne Defence & Space has won a Queen’s Award for its substantial growth in overseas earnings and its commercial success in the space sector. Read more...

About Us

Teledyne Defence & Space (TDS) is a business unit of Teledyne Microwave Solutions (TMS), a global provider of advanced RF and microwave solutions. TDS is part of Teledyne Defense Electronics group, a world leader in providing enabling technologies for industrial growth markets based in the U.S.

Headquartered in Shipley in the UK, TDS has established itself as the premier supplier of ITAR-FREE and ITAR-compliant microwave products for over 40 years since its original founding as Filtronic Components Ltd.



Teledyne DEFENCE250



  • Established in 1977
  • ITAR-FREE products
  • 140 Employees
  • Part of Teledyne Technologies (NYSE: TDY)
  • Cyber Essentials




  • RF, Microwave and DSP technologies
  • Components to complete systems
  • Radar
  • Electronic Warfare (EW)
  • Communications
  • Build to Print
  • Environmental Services



  • Electronic Counter Measures
  • Electronic Support Measures
  • Radar Warning Receivers
  • Build to Print
  • CIED
  • Communications
  • Legacy
  • Radar
  • Space
  • Test & Measurement
  • Environmental Services



  • Approximately 140 Employees
  • 25 Experienced RF and Digital Engineers
  • 5 PhD Engineers
  • 90 Production
  • 850m2 Site
  • 225m2 Class 7 Clean room