Comtech Telecommunications names president of command, control technologies

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq: CMTL) has appointed Michael Atcheson as President of Comtech´s Command and Control Technologies group, the company said.

Comtech´s Command and Control Technologies group is part of Comtech´s Government Solutions segment which serves large US and foreign government end-users that require mission critical technologies and systems.

Col. Atcheson succeeds Richard Burt, Senior Vice President of Comtech and President of Comtech Systems, Inc. who was acting President and who successfully completed the integration of Comtech´s legacy Mobile Data Communications group with the Command and Control Technologies group of TeleCommunication Systems, Inc., which Comtech acquired last year.

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.