Comtech Telecommunications gets USD 4.2m contract for SATCOM TWTAs

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NASDAQ:CMTL) has announced that during its third quarter of fiscal 2018, its Santa Clara, California-based subsidiary, Comtech Xicom Technology, Inc., which is part of Comtech´s Commercial Solutions segment, has received a follow-on contract for more than USD 4.2 million from a US military integrator for high-power satellite communication (SATCOM) traveling wave tube amplifiers (TWTAs), the company said.

This is the third installment of a multi-year program for these power amplifiers used in tactical transportable SATCOM terminals.

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 51 GHz spectrum. Amplifiers are available for fixed and ground-based, ship-board, and airborne mobile applications. 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.