Comtech Telecommunications Corp. announced that its Maryland-based subsidiary, Comtech Mobile Datacom Corp., received orders totaling $2.9 M on its Movement Tracking System, or MTS contract, with the US Army.

The orders are primarily for the supply of installation kits, training and technical support services. Total orders received to date against the $418.2 M MTS contract increased to $373.8 M.

Fred Kornberg, president and chief executive officer of Comtech Telecommunications Corp., said, "We are pleased to have received these most recent MTS orders. We are proud of the critical role our technology continues to play in this important program and look forward to supporting future MTS program requirements."