MELVILLE, N.Y. –
August 16, 2018–Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq:CMTL)
announced today that during its fourth quarter of fiscal 2018, its Santa
Clara, California-based subsidiary, Comtech Xicom Technology Inc., which
is part of Comtech’s Commercial Solutions segment, was awarded a $1.0
million order to supply solid-state high-power amplifiers to a military
integrator. The order is for X-band SSPA products for use in highly
mobile satellite communications (SATCOM) systems providing voice, data,
video conferencing, internet and high-resolution video connectivity for
military forces deployed world-wide. Comtech Xicom’s SSPA products
feature robust designs ensuring highly efficient and reliable operation
in challenging global environments.
“We are pleased to receive this order for these advanced SATCOM
amplifiers. Our SSPA business is growing because our amplifiers are
proven to be robust and reliable,” said Fred Kornberg, President and
Chief Executive Officer of Comtech Telecommunications Corp. “We look
forward to continued growth in our military amplifier product line.”
Comtech Xicom Technology, Inc., a world leader in 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. Please 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.
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