EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tel-Instrument Electronics Corp. (“Tel”, or the “Company”) (NYSE MKT:TIK) today announced that FY 2016 third quarter unaudited revenues for the period ending December 31, 2015 increased to $6.1 million, a 21% increase over year ago levels.
The Company also reported receipt this week of a $1.43 million order from Lockheed Martin for 40 CRAFT 708 units with delivery scheduled for the first and second quarters of the 2017 fiscal year, which begins April 1, 2016. These units are to be used on the Joint Strike Fighter (“JSF”) Program. This brings total CRAFT orders for this program to $4.4 million.
Jeffrey C. O’Hara, the Company’s President and CEO, stated, “The third quarter represented a continuation of the momentum we have seen over the last year. We are also proud that our CRAFT multi-purpose test set has been chosen for the JSF program. We have also begun to receive orders for our new TR-36 navigation test set which we believe will be very competitive in the marketplace.”
About Tel-Instrument Electronics Corp.
Tel-Instrument is a leading designer and manufacturer of avionics test and measurement solutions for the global commercial air transport, general aviation, and government/military aerospace and defense markets. Tel-Instrument provides instruments to test, measure, calibrate, and repair a wide range of airborne navigation and communication equipment. For further information please visit our website at www.telinstrument.com.
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