Comtech Telecommunications gets USD 3.6m contract for amplifiers for medical application

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq:CMTL) has announced that during its fourth quarter of fiscal 2018, its New York-based subsidiary, Comtech PST Corp., which is part of Comtech´s Government Solutions segment, received a follow-on contract award for approximately USD 3.6 million for solid-state, high-power RF amplifiers from a major domestic medical instrumentation provider, the company said.

These amplifiers are used by one of the world´s largest suppliers of image-guided radiotherapy (IGRT) and image-guided intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) medical equipment providing state-of-the-art solutions for the treatment of cancer. These advanced forms of treatment deliver versatile complex doses of radiation at greater speed and accuracy thereby minimizing damage to surrounding healthy tissue.

Comtech PST Corp. (www.comtechpst.com) is a independent supplier of broadband, high-power, high performance RF microwave amplifiers and control components for use in a broad spectrum of applications including defense, radar, medical, satellite communications systems and instrumentation.

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.