Comtech Telecommunications gets USD 24.0m government solutions orders for tracking stations

Comtech Telecommunications Corp.´s (Nasdaq: CMTL) Command and Control Technologies group has been awarded orders totaling approximately USD 24.0m by an international space agency for the design, development and installation of multiple launch vehicle tracking stations in the South Pacific, the company said.

These stations will provide mission supports for newly developed launch vehicle technologies and deliveries pursuant to these contracts are anticipated to substantially occur over the next two years.

Comtech´s Government Solutions segment manufactures its space & components technology in Torrance, California and has over 40 years´ experience in design, development, manufacturing and installation of ground stations utilized for launch vehicle and satellite tracking.

This segment provides services encompassing all aspects of station life cycle to include: requirements definition and analysis; design, development and integration of turnkey systems from antenna to data processing; civil works and construction; station installation and verification; operations and maintenance; and decommissioning at end of life.

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.