Comtech Telecommunications Gets USD 4.0 Million Delivery Order for Satellite Earth Station Equipment

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NASDAQ: CMTL) has announced that during its second quarter of fiscal 2020, its Tempe, Arizona-based subsidiary, Comtech EF Data Corp., which is part of Comtech´s Commercial Solutions segment, received a delivery order in support of the awarded contract from the US Naval Information Warfare Systems Command, the company said.

This latest delivery order, against the USD 59.0 million indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (“IDIQ”) contract, is for USD 4.0 million.

The delivery order specified Comtech EF Data´s SLM-5650B Satellite Modems and firmware upgrades. The SLM-5650B Satellite Modem is Comtech EF Data´s latest generation modem product targeted for critical commercial backhaul, government and military applications. The SLM-5650B leverages the heritage and feature set of the SLM-5650A modem.

The SLM-5650B supports backwards compatibility/inter-operability for existing SLM-5650A networks while providing enhanced performance and an expanded feature set. The commercially available modems will support satellite communications and interoperability across the Navy´s platforms and shore sites.

Comtech EF Data Corp. is a supplier of communications equipment with a focus on satellite bandwidth efficiency and link optimization. The high-performance satellite communications ground equipment is deployed globally to support mission-critical and demanding applications for government, mobile backhaul, premium enterprise and mobility. For more information, visit

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