MELVILLE, N.Y. –
August 22, 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, received an
award of over $20.0 million from a systems integrator for
millimeter-wave traveling wave tube amplifiers (TWTAs) to support a new
high-speed satellite network. Products will be delivered over the next
two fiscal years.
“Our early investment in a new high-frequency amplifier product has
established Comtech Xicom as the market leader for an emergent satellite
communications technology,” said Fred Kornberg, President and Chief
Executive Officer of Comtech Telecommunications Corp. “This is the first
large scale deployment with this new technology, and we are extremely
proud to be selected for this important project.”
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 52 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
President and Chief Financial Officer.