GECO Avionics acquired by Mercury Systems

ANDOVER, Mass. Officials at Mercury Systems, inc. completed the acquisition of safety-critical avionics and mission computing solutions provider, GECO Avionics, LLC.

The acquisition of GECO is expected to complement Mercury’s previous acquisitions of Creative Electronic Systems (CES), based in Geneva, Switzerland, and Richland Technologies (RTL), based in Duluth, Georgia, officials say.

GECO -- based in Mesa, Arizona -- specializes in DO-178 avionics software design up to DAL-A, the highest level of design assurance for flight management, aircraft condition monitoring, display and electronic flight instrumentation applications. GECO’s DO-254 certified hardware solutions include mission processors, airborne displays, video processing and aviation networking.