Comtech Telecommunications Corp. acquired the order for a quick antenna system for floor stations from the Glenn Analysis Heart of NASA

MELVILLE, NY – (BUSINESS WIRE) – February 24, 2021 – Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NASDAQ: CMTL) announced today that in the second quarter of fiscal 2021, the Space & Component Technology division of Mission-Critical Technologies group, which is part of Comtech’s Government Solutions, won an order from NASA’s Glenn Research Center for a Ka / S-band antenna system and radome to be installed in the new aerospace communications facility in Cleveland, OH to support high bandwidth aerospace communications research.

“This competitive award for our advanced multiband full motion X / Y antenna system is testament to our state-of-the-art ground system solutions that meet the most demanding needs of our customers,” said Fred Kornberg, chairman and chief executive officer of Comtech Telecommunications Corp. “We are proud to support NASA Glenn Research and NASA’s space exploration and aviation missions.”

For over 40 years, Comtech’s Space & Component Technology (“SCT”) division in Cypress, California has specialized in the supply of highly reliable microelectronics and EEE parts for use in satellite, launch vehicle and manned space applications. By combining long-standing resources in Cypress with new locations in Plano, Texas and Hampshire, UK, SCT also offers services that encompass all aspects of ground station life cycle management, including requirements definition and analysis, design, development and integration of turnkey systems from the Antenna to antenna data processing, construction and construction work, installation and review of stations, operation and maintenance, and end-of-life decommissioning. A full line of satellite tracking antennas from 30 cm to 13 m as well as RF feeds, radomes and carbon fiber reflectors for LEO, MEO and GEO orbits are also supplied to customers worldwide. More information is available at

Mission-Critical Technologies group is focused on ensuring that their customers can successfully carry out their mission, whether in a barren environment on land or at sea, launching or tracking a satellite, or protecting the cybersecurity of their network.

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. designs, develops, produces and markets innovative products, systems and services for advanced communication solutions. The company sells products to a diverse customer base in the global commercial and government communications markets.

Certain information in this press release contains forward-looking statements that involve certain material risks and uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially from these forward-looking information. Many of these risks and uncertainties are identified on the company’s Securities and Exchange Commission filings. All forward-looking information in this press release is qualified in its entirety by the risks and uncertainties described in such filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.


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