Vermont Composites, Bennington, Vermont, USA, is a provider of carbon fibre composite products for the aerospace and medical industries.

The 39 companies presented with Raytheon supplier awards represent less than 1% of SAS’ supply base.

Suppliers were chosen for meeting demanding standards in the areas of quality and delivery performance, customer satisfaction and total business and financial health.

"On behalf of our dedicated 231 member team here at Vermont Composites, we are honoured to receive this very prestigious award from Raytheon," said Patrick Wheeler, Vermont Composites President and CEO.

"Vermont Composites is very committed to providing the highest standard of engineering and manufacturing excellence to our customers," added Vice President for Engineering Mark Schmitz.