TowerJazz Expands CMOS Image Sensors Support

Newport Beach-based TowerJazz, the provider of semiconductor foundry and related services, said this morning that its Aerospace and Defense Business Unit has added CMOS image sensors to its multi-project wafer services. TowerJazz said the addition will help in prototype and manufacturing of advanced semiconductors for the US Department of Defense, as well as the broader aerospace and defense community. TowerJazz said the new services will be available in its Newport Beach facility, for customers who require on-shore manufacturing. TowerJazz had previously supported the CMOS image sensor process at its Israeli plants