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Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Announces Award for Solid State High Power Amplifier Calibration Systems

February 9, 1998 at 12:00 AM EST
Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Announces Award for Solid State High Power Amplifier Calibration Systems Melville, New York - February 9, 1998 - Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq: CMTL) announced today the award to its New York operating unit, Comtech PST Corp. (CPST), of $3,300,000 from the United States Air Force for a series of solid state high power amplifier calibration subsystems operating over a broadband frequency range from 1.0 to 1000 MHz at power levels up to 1 KW.

These CPST supplied solid state high power amplifier calibration systems have been used, since 1996, as instrumentation to accurately calibrate power sensing elements to insure that the information received by a radar system operator is accurate.

This award is an additional option to the contract originally awarded in January, 1996. The total value to date to the Company is in excess of $7,800,000. Deliveries are scheduled through May 1999.

Comtech is a broad based manufacturer of state-of-the-art solid state high power amplifiers and high technology satellite and troposcatter telecommunication products and systems for commercial and government applications. For more information, Email: Info@comtechtel.com