Comtech Telecommunications Corp. wins $ 3.5 million order for high-performance amplifiers for medical functions
MELVILLE, NY – (BUSINESS WIRE) – December 14, 2020 – Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NASDAQ: CMTL) announced today that New York-based subsidiary Comtech PST Corp., which is part of Comtech’s Government Solutions segment, is opening its New York-based subsidiary Comtech PST Corp. in the second quarter of fiscal 2021. won a $ 3.5 million contract for solid-state, high-performance RF amplifiers from a major domestic medical instrument supplier.
Used by one of the world’s largest providers of medical devices for image-guided radiation therapy (“IGRT”) and image-guided intensity-modulated radiation therapy (“IMRT”), these amplifiers offer state-of-the-art solutions for the treatment of cancer. These advanced forms of treatment deliver versatile complex doses of radiation with greater speed and accuracy, minimizing damage to surrounding healthy tissue.
Commenting on the award of the contract, Fred Kornberg, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Comtech Telecommunications Corp., said: “This prestigious award demonstrates Comtech’s strength in supplying high performance solid state amplifiers for medical systems and we look forward to continuing to serve this important market. ”
Comtech PST Corp. (www.comtechpst.com) is a leading independent provider of broadband, high performance and high performance RF microwave amplifiers and control components for use in a wide range of applications including defense, medical, satellite communication systems and instruments.
Comtech Telecommunications Corp. designs, develops, manufactures 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.
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