By Troy Skalski Posted in Media Mentions, Wins Permalink

Orlando, Florida – June 22, 2021 – The Florida Sterling Council and FloridaMakes announced MAG Aerospace as a Silver award winner of the Florida Sterling Manufacturing Business Excellence (SMBE) Awards. With a field of over 140 nominations, the 18 winners were announced during the MakeMore Manufacturing Summit, June 22-23.

We’re very proud of our Technology Insertion, Integration, and Interoperability (Ti3S) division in Fort Walton Beach, FL for bringing home a Silver SMBE award in recognition of our ongoing efforts to make the world smaller and safer at the Special Warfare Technology Integration Support Center (SW-TISC) by using engineering to solve the real-time challenges of the special operations warfighter seeking data distribution with improved and secure communications.  As a manufacturer of technology, MAG Aerospace is a leader in creating cutting edge, one-of-a-kind innovations that provide the engineering framework to rapidly field game-changing technology to the Warfighter.

“Every time our team reaches success, every time the military performs a mission that was accomplished a little bit easier, accomplished a little bit smoother, made the place just a little bit safer, I take a lot of pride in what our team has done.” – Chad Vuyovich, Ti3S Director

Winners earned their place in three categories, Bronze, Silver, and Gold, depending on evaluated level of performance. The Florida Sterling Council and FloridaMakes collaborate on these statewide annual awards to recognize the state’s high-performing manufacturers and to elevate performance of the entire manufacturing sector. Companies were judged in seven categories of criteria, including: leadership; strategy; customers; measurement, analysis and knowledge management; workforce; operations and results. This year’s winners demonstrated outstanding leadership and management systems to meet the needs of customers and stakeholders.

About MAG Aerospace
Fairfax, VA-based MAG Aerospace is a leader in providing and enabling real-time situational awareness to help its customers make the world smaller and safer. MAG delivers full spectrum C5ISR Services (integration, operations, training, and technical services) and other specialty aviation to federal, international, civilian, and commercial customers around the world. For more information on MAG Aerospace, please visit