MELVILLE, N.Y. –
July 16, 2018– Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq: CMTL)
announced today that during its fourth quarter of fiscal 2018, its
Safety and Security Technologies group, which is part of Comtech’s
Commercial Solutions segment, received a contract amendment worth
approximately $3.3 million for its Next Generation IP Enabled 9-1-1
ESInet and associated services for a statewide system implementation in
the central United States. The system will support both wireless and
wireline emergency services traffic. This contract amendment includes
two option periods worth approximately $5.8 million.
Fred Kornberg, President and Chief Executive Officer of Comtech
Telecommunications Corp., commented, “We are pleased to receive this
confirmation of our growing momentum in Next Generation 9-1-1 services.
We believe that this contract award is further tangible evidence that
our Next Generation 9-1-1 services deliver a unique track record of
reliable benefits in a real-world environment.”
For more than fifteen years, Comtech has continuously provided safety
and security solutions including 911 call routing technologies.
Comtech’s highly reliable safety and security technologies enable the
successful handling of over four (4) million 911 calls and texts each
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.
Certain information in this press release contains statements that are
forward-looking in nature and involve certain significant risks and
uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially from such
forward-looking information. The Company’s Securities and Exchange
Commission filings identify many such risks and uncertainties. Any
forward-looking information in this press release is qualified in its
entirety by the risks and uncertainties described in such Securities and
Exchange Commission filings.
Michael D. Porcelain, Senior Vice President and Chief