June 3, 2020-- Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NASDAQ: CMTL) announced today that during its third quarter of fiscal year 2020, its Mission-Critical Technologies group’s Space & Component Technology ("SCT") division, which is part of Comtech’s Government Solutions segment, received a $2.8 million order from an overseas agency for ground station maintenance and support.
"We are pleased that our customer has once again placed its faith in our Ground Stations team to continue to support and maintain their downrange tracking stations," said Fred Kornberg, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Comtech Telecommunications Corp.
Comtech’s Space & Component Technology division is located in Cypress, California, and has specialized in providing Ground Station services in the form of turn-key site development, infrastructure, operations and maintenance of several range tracking stations in the South Pacific for over 40 years. Over the past 16 years, SCT added the most extensive line of LEO/MEO X/Y tracking antennas in the industry. Using the concept of product families and platform-based product development to increase variety, shorten lead-times, and reduce costs without compromising system performance, Comtech provides turnkey ground station solutions for both launch vehicle and satellite tracking. For more information, visit www.comtechspace.com.
The Mission-Critical Technologies group is focused on ensuring its customers are able to successfully carry out their mission, whether that be communicating in an austere environment on land or at sea, launching or tracking a satellite, or protecting the cyber security posture of their network.
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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Michael D. Porcelain, President and Chief Operating Officer