Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Announces $1.2 Million Award for Commercal Mobile Satellite Services
MELVILLE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
March 11, 2013--Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq: CMTL)
announced today that its Germantown, Maryland-based subsidiary, Comtech
Mobile Datacom Corporation, received a $1.2 million order for satellite
services to support security vehicles operating in the Middle East. The
mobile satellite service provided by Comtech Mobile Datacom continues to
prove itself essential for the safe and efficient operation of
commercial security teams operating in some of the most dangerous
regions in the world.
Fred Kornberg, President and Chief Executive Officer of Comtech
Telecommunications Corp., stated, "We are pleased to see that our highly
dependable, low latency, mobile satellite service continues to be
selected for these important commercial security operations in addition
to its longstanding and continued use for U.S. Army missions."
Comtech Mobile Datacom Corporation, a Germantown, Maryland-based
company, is engaged in the provision of satellite-based packet data
communication systems and location and messaging services through the
use of advanced communication and network technology. To learn more
about Comtech Mobile Datacom, please visit the company's website at www.comtechmobile.com.
Comtech Telecommunications Corp. designs, develops, produces and markets
innovative products, systems and services for advanced communications
solutions. The Company believes many of its solutions play a vital role
in providing or enhancing communication capabilities when terrestrial
communications infrastructure is unavailable, inefficient or too
expensive. The Company conducts business through three complementary
segments: telecommunications transmission, RF microwave amplifiers and
mobile data communications. The Company sells products to a diverse
customer base in the global commercial and government communications
markets. The Company believes it is a market leader in the market
segments that it serves.
Certain information in this press release contains statements that
are forward-looking in nature and involve certain significant risks and
uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially from such
forward-looking information. The Company's Securities and Exchange
Commission filings identify many such risks and uncertainties. Any
forward-looking information in this press release is qualified in its
entirety by the risks and uncertainties described in such Securities and
Exchange Commission filings.
Media Contact: Michael D. Porcelain, Senior Vice President
and Chief Financial Officer (631) 962-7000 Info@comtechtel.com