MELVILLE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--February 3, 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 $3.5 million contract for high-power amplifier systems from a major domestic prime contractor.
These very broad frequency band amplifier systems, which utilize the latest in solid-state GaN transistor technology, will be utilized as part of electronic warfare jamming systems. These systems were developed in close collaboration with our customer to address harsh operating environments.
In commenting on this contract award, Fred Kornberg, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Comtech Telecommunications Corp. said, “This order clearly demonstrates our continued leadership position in providing electronic warfare jamming transmitter technology and the ongoing demand for our high-power broadband amplifiers 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 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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