Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Awarded $1.2 Million Order for Communications Jamming High-Power Amplifier Systems
MELVILLE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- August 12, 2013--Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NAS: CMTL) announced today that its New York-based subsidiary, Comtech PST Corp., received a $1.2 million order for broadband, solid-state, high-power RF microwave amplifier systems from an international OEM.
The amplifier systems, which include the latest broadband solid-state switching and transistor technology, provide for very broad frequency coverage and will be utilized as part of communications jamming systems.
In commenting on this contract award, Fred Kornberg, President and Chief Executive Officer of Comtech Telecommunications Corp., said, "This order demonstrates our continued leadership position in providing communications jamming technology and the ongoing need for our high-power broadband amplifiers and switches that are utilized by major electronic warfare application programs in both domestic and international markets."
Comtech PST Corp. (www.comtechpst.com) is a leading independent supplier of broadband, high-power, high performance RF microwave amplifiers for use in a broad spectrum of applications including defense, medical, satellite communications systems and instrumentation.
Comtech Telecommunications Corp. designs, develops, produces and markets innovative products, systems and services for advanced communications solutions. The Company believes many of its solutions play a vital role in providing or enhancing communication capabilities when terrestrial communications infrastructure is unavailable, inefficient or too expensive. The Company conducts business through three complementary segments: telecommunications transmission, RF microwave amplifiers and mobile data communications. The Company sells products to a diverse customer base in the global commercial and government communications markets. The Company believes it is a market leader in the market segments that it serves.
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 Financial Officer
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