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Comtech Telecommunications awarded US$1.8 million contract for high-power solid-state amplifiers
Comtech Telecommunications Corp., a leading global provider of next-generation 911 emergency systems and secure wireless communications technologies, has announced, that during its first quarter of fiscal 2022, it was awarded an additional contract valued at US$1.8 million for RF microwave solid-state amplifiers from a major domestic prime contractor.
These very high-power solid-state amplifiers, which utilize the latest in GaN transistor technology, were developed in close cooperation with the prime contractor and are part of a complex RF microwave transmission system used by the US military.
“This additional contract award is another example of Comtech’s technical strength in delivering high-power solid-state transmitter solutions for military applications and the ongoing demand for our high-power solid-state amplifier products,” said Fred Kornberg, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Comtech Telecommunications Corp.
The contract was awarded to Comtech PST Corp. which is a leading independent supplier of high-power, high performance RF microwave amplifiers, transmitters and control components for use in a broad spectrum of applications including defense, medical, satellite communications systems and instrumentation.