Comtech gets award for more than USD 11.0m from space contractor

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq:CMTL) has announced that during its second quarter of fiscal 2018, its Command & Control Technologies group, which is part of Comtech´s Government Solutions segment, has received a letter contract from a major US space contractor to source and test space level Electrical, Electronic and Electromechanical (EEE) parts in support of a critical NASA program, the company said.

This contract is valued in excess of USD 11.0 million and was initially funded in excess of USD 4.0 million.

The Command & Control Technologies group is a provider of mission-critical, highly mobile C4ISR solutions from the desktop to the edge of the network, for land, maritime, and airborne applications. For over 40 years, the Space & Component Technology Division, located in Torrance, California, has specialized in supply of high reliability EEE parts for use in satellite and launch vehicle applications for international and domestic space contractors.

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.