|[March 08, 2014]
Freescale Semiconductor Employees Confirmed Passengers on Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370
AUSTIN, Texas --(Business Wire)--
Freescale Semiconductor (News - Alert) (NYSE:FSL) has confirmed that 20 of its
employees were confirmed passengers on Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 en
route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. Twelve are from Malaysia and eight
are from China. The entire Freescale Semiconductor community is deeply
saddened by this news. The company is continuing to monitor the
situation and will provide more information as it becomes available.
"At present, we are solely focused on our employees and their families,"
said Gregg Lowe, president and CEO, Freescale. "Our thoughts and prayers
are with those affected by this tragic event."
The company has assembled counselors and other professionals through
Freescale's Employee Assistance Program, with around-theclock support
for those impacted by this tragedy.
About Freescale Semiconductor
Freescale Semiconductor (NYSE:FSL) is a global leader in embedded
processing solutions, providing industry leading products that are
advancing the automotive, consumer, industrial and networking markets.
From microprocessors and microcontrollers to sensors, analog integrated
circuits and connectivity - our technologies are the foundation for the
innovations that make our world greener, safer, healthier and more
connected. Some of our key applications and end-markets include
automotive safety, hybrid and all-electric vehicles, next generation
wireless infrastructure, smart energy management, portable medical
devices, consumer appliances and smart mobile devices. The company is
based in Austin, Texas, and has design, research and development,
manufacturing and sales operations around the world. www.freescale.com
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Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. (News - Alert)
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