Comtech gets USD 1.2m multi-year contract extension to provide enhanced 9-1-1 technologies

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq: CMTL) has announced, that during its first quarter of fiscal 2019, its Safety & Security Technologies group, which is part of Comtech´s Commercial Solutions segment, was awarded a multi-year contract extension totaling USD 1.2 million to provide FCC mandated enhanced 911 (“E911”) services to New-Cell, Inc. dba Cellcom, the company said.

As part of this contract extension, Comtech will also provide emergency call routing services for Cellcom´s Voice Over Long Term Evolutions (VoLTE) and Voice over WiFi (VoWiFi) networks.

For more than ten years, Comtech has continuously provided Cellcom with a number of public safety solutions, including E911 location and call routing for Cellcom´s CDMA network, as well as Text to 9-1-1 service.

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.