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AFL Introduces Automatic Preparation Machines for Factory Specialty Splicing

Technology allows technicians to quickly and efficiently strip, clean and cleave fibers in as little as 18 to 21 seconds

AFL Named BTI Systems’ Partner of the Year

AFL was named BTI Systems’ Partner of the Year

AFL Offers WDM900 Lightwave Test Set with CWDM Capability

WDM900 simplifies in-service testing of DWDM and CWDM access networks that support cellular backhaul, metro Ethernet and CATV/broadband services

AFL Introduces Optical Ground Wire for the Renewables Market

Allows for greater ease and flexibility in installation timelines while providing excellent electrical and mechanical properties

AFL Introduces FOCIS Flex Fiber Optic Connector Inspection System

FOCIS Flex auto-focuses, captures, centers and analyzes end-face images to easily display, transfer or store pass/fail results within seconds

AFL Introduces Higher Density Sub-unitized MicroCore® 3.0

AFL launches Sub-unitized Premise MicroCore 3.0

AFL Expands ADSS Product Line, Introduces Flex-Span™

New cable allows for a broader combination of fiber counts and span lengths

Light Brigade® Introduces High-speed Fiber Optic Systems Training DVD

DVD features nine chapters providing insight into the newest modulation formats and techniques

AFL Partners with Swindon and Cricklade Railway to Preserve Environment

AFL volunteer team joined Swindon and Cricklade railway volunteers to plant 370 trees and hedgerow bushes

AFL Volunteers Dedicate Habitat for Humanity® Home in Greer

AFL Dedicates Habitat for Humanity Home

AFL Presents $183K to United Way Organizations across the U.S.

AFL associates donated $183,800 to several United Way organizations around the nation

AFL Awards $8500 to United Way of Greater Atlanta

AFL donates $8,500 to United Way of Greater Atlanta

AFL Presents $6,000 to Granite United Way

AFL donates $6,000 to Granite United Way

AFL Attains Certification to ISO 9001:2008

AFL's Conductor Accessories Division certified to ISO 9001:2008

Light Brigade® Presents over $6K to the United Way of King County

Gift supports United Way’s initiative to strengthen the community

AFL Raleigh and Monroe Locations Recognized for Outstanding Safety Record

The North Carolina Department of Labor Safety Awards program presented AFL associates in Raleigh and Monroe with five “Gold Awards”

Light Brigade® Releases Fiber Optic Patch Panels, Closures and Pedestals Training DVD

Videos examine various categories of cross-connect products typically used in metropolitan, wide, local and storage area networks

AFL Launches Installation Video for FuseConnect™ SC and LC Connectors

Step-by-step instructions demonstrate the termination of a 3 mm SC FuseConnect connector

AFL Presents $163K to United Way of the Piedmont

During the three-week campaign, associates learn about United Way’s impact on local communities and become a part of that impact by giving back

AFL Associates Receive 2013 Fujikura President’s Award for LAZERMaster™ Technology

Several AFL associates awarded the 2013 Fujikura President’s Award for the LZM-100 LAZERMaster

AFL Volunteers Choose Nonprofit Organizations around the World for Grants

AFL awarded $14,050 to charities around the world through its Volunteers Choose program

Light Brigade® Reaches Major Fiber Optic Training Milestone

Light Brigade trains more than 50,000 people worldwide

AFL Volunteers Award $10K to Hope Center for Children

AFL associates presented a $10,400 “Volunteers Choose” grant to the Hope Center for Children in Spartanburg

AFL Selects Burns as 2014-15 Naruse Scholarship Recipient

Emory Burns, son of Grant Burns, vice president and general counsel of AFL, receives the 2014-2015 Naruse Scholarship Award

Light Brigade® and USTelecom Partner to Offer Network Engineering and Outside Plant Training

Light Brigade and USTelecom partner to offer fiber optic delivery training


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