Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Wins $4.8 Million Follow-On Contract for High-Power Military SATCOM TWTAs
July 10, 2018 at 9:00 AM EDT
MELVILLE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
July 10, 2018 -- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NASDAQ:CMTL)
announced today that during its fourth quarter of fiscal 2018, its Santa
Clara, California-based subsidiary, Comtech Xicom Technology, Inc.,
which is part of Comtech's Commercial Solutions segment, has received a
contract for more than $4.8 million from a U.S. military integrator for
high-power satellite communication (SATCOM) traveling wave tube
"The U.S. Military counts on Comtech Xicom Technology to deliver
sophisticated, high-power amplifiers. Over the past 5 years, Comtech
Xicom has manufactured hundreds of amplifiers for this application,"
said Fred Kornberg, President and Chief Executive Officer of Comtech
Telecommunications Corp. "Our customers can count on Comtech Xicom to
deliver high-power SATCOM products on time and with high quality."
Comtech Xicom Technology, Inc., a world leader in high-power amplifiers,
manufactures a wide variety of tube-based and solid-state power
amplifiers for military and commercial satellite uplink applications.
The product range encompasses power levels from 8 W to 3 kW, with
frequency coverage in sub-bands within the 2 GHz to 51 GHz spectrum.
Amplifiers are available for fixed and ground-based, ship-board, and
airborne mobile applications. Please visit www.xicomtech.com
for more information.
Comtech Telecommunications Corp. designs, develops, produces and markets
innovative products, systems and services for advanced communications
solutions. The Company sells products to a diverse customer base in the
global commercial and government communications markets.
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uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially from such
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