Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NASDAQ:CMTL) announced today that its Santa Clara, California-based subsidiary, Comtech Xicom Technology Inc., has received a $1.7M contract from a major U.S. system integrator to supply 500-Watt Ka-Band Traveling Wave Tube Amplifiers (TWTAs) for HTS gateways. These high-power amplifiers will be used to expand existing European infrastructure and add gateway facilities in Africa.
“Comtech Xicom Technology has been at the forefront of Ka-band power amplifier technology for more than a decade. Our amplifiers are being used for HTS applications around the globe” said Dr. Stanton Sloane, President and Chief Executive Officer of Comtech Telecommunications Corp. “Comtech’s compact, efficient and innovative TWTAs are helping to bring internet connectivity to expanding markets worldwide.”
Source: Comtech Telecommunications Corp.
Date: Oct 27, 2015