MELVILLE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--February 4, 2020-- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NASDAQ: CMTL) announced today, that during its second quarter of fiscal 2020, its New York-based subsidiary, Comtech PST Corp., which is part of Comtech’s Government Solutions segment, received a $3.1 million contract for high-power amplifier systems from a major domestic prime contractor.
These amplifiers, which utilize the latest in solid-state GaN transistor technology, are key transmit elements in a data communication system. They are in addition to an installed base of Comtech solid-state high-power RF amplifiers previously delivered to this major domestic prime contractor.
In commenting on this contract, Fred Kornberg, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Comtech Telecommunications Corp. said, “This follow-on order continues to demonstrate our leadership position in providing high-power communications technology and the ongoing demand for our solid-state high-power amplifiers that are utilized by major OEMs 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 and control components 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 sells products to a diverse customer base in the global commercial and government communications markets.
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Michael D. Porcelain, President and Chief Operating Officer