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Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Receives $1.1 Million Order to Provide Satellite Communications Equipment to Satcom Resources

MELVILLE, N.Y., Sep 27, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NASDAQ: CMTL) announced today that its Tempe, Arizona-based subsidiary, Comtech EF Data Corp., received a $1.1 million follow-on order from Satcom Resources, a global supplier of satellite communications equipment and network solutions. Included in the order are the CDM-570 and CDM-600 Series of Satellite Modems.

Satcom Resources utilizes Comtech's modems to power satellite communication systems in a variety of installations, including broadband Internet, oil and gas and enterprise applications. With a range of forward error correction, modulation, interfaces and data rate options, the CDM-570 and CDM-600 Series of Satellite Modems offer industry-leading technologies and the performance to support countless applications.

"With flexible and reliable solutions, Comtech is our primary supplier for satellite modems," said Fred Pope, president of Satcom Resources. "When we deploy Comtech products, it enables us to deliver the bandwidth efficiencies our customers need to reduce ongoing operating expenses."

"We are honored to be Satcom Resources' vendor of choice for advanced, bandwidth efficient satellite modems," said Fred Kornberg, President and Chief Executive Officer of Comtech Telecommunications Corp.

Satcom Resources, based in Avon, Colorado, is a global supplier of satellite communications equipment and satellite-based communication network solutions. Focusing on network design, order consolidation and system integration, the Company differentiates itself with commitment to customers, suppliers, team members and excellence. For more information, please visit www.satcomresources.com.

Comtech EF Data Corp. manufactures a broad spectrum of Data and RF products for satellite communications, including Satellite Modems, Network Monitor and Control Software, TCP/IP Performance Enhancement Proxy, Converters, Solid State Power Amplifiers, Transceivers and Satellite Terminals. All products meet or exceed the standards published by Intelsat(R), Eutelsat, Insat, AsiaSat and other worldwide and regional satellite networks. Please visit www.comtechefdata.com for more information.

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. designs, develops, produces and markets innovative products, systems and services for advanced communications solutions. The Company conducts its business through three complementary segments: telecommunications transmission, mobile data communications and RF microwave amplifiers. The Company offers niche products, systems and services where it believes it has technological, engineering, systems design or other expertise that differentiate its product offerings.

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.


SOURCE: Comtech Telecommunications Corp.

Comtech Telecommunications Corp.
Fred Kornberg 
or Robert G. Rouse 

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