Lansdale Semiconductor, in tandem with Freescale Semiconductor, has announced the continued availability of the ML1590/BGA, National Stock Number (NSN) 5962-01-280-2203. The ML1590 is supplied in (8) lead metal cans to Standard Microcircuit Drawing (SMD) 5962-876570 integrated circuits (ICs), originally designed and built by Motorola/Freescale Semiconductor. Lansdale has single-source rights to both globally market and continue to manufacture to the Department of Defense specification MIL-PRF-38535 — Integrated Circuits Manufacturing, General Specification MIL-STD-test Method Standard Microcircuits and MIL-STD-1835 — Interface Standard Electronic Component Case Outlines. The ML1590 operates over the full MIL temperature range of -55 to +125ºC. Applications support mature circuit designs in military systems, as well as new designs for video amplifiers, mixers, and staged IF amplifiers, and can be used in Navigation Test Instrumentation and Global Positioning Systems (GPS).