Comtech Telecommunications gets USD 1.9m contract for military communications amplifiers

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq: CMTL) has announced that during its fourth quarter of fiscal 2017, its Santa Clara, California-based subsidiary, Comtech Xicom Technology Inc., which is part of Comtech´s Commercial Solutions segment, received USD 1.9 million of follow-on orders from a domestic integrator for Traveling Wave Tube Amplifiers (“TWTAs”) for a US Government Satellite Communications application, the company said.

The Ku- and Ka-band TWTAs ordered for this challenging Army application are part of Comtech Xicom Technology´s industry-leading high efficiency TWTA product line and will be delivered this year.

Comtech Xicom Technology, Inc., a world provider of 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 45 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.