Comtech Subsidiary Awarded Follow-on Contract

Comtech Telecommunications, a company that designs, develops, produces and markets products, systems and services for communications solutions, said Tuesday that during its Q2 of fiscal 2017, its Santa Clara, California-based subsidiary, Comtech Xicom Technology Inc. has received a follow-on contract for more than $5.5 million from a U.S. military integrator for high-power satellite communication (SATCOM) traveling wave tube amplifiers (TWTAs).

This is the second installment of a multi-year program for these power amplifiers used in tactical transportable SATCOM terminals. The subsidiary is part of Comtech’s Commercial Solutions segment.

By Stephen Holmes