Comtech Telecommunications Corp. announced that its New York-based subsidiary, Comtech PST Corp., received $4.4 M of orders for broadband, solid state, high-power RF microwave amplifier systems from an international OEM.

The amplifier systems, which include the latest solid-state switching and transistor technology, and provide for very broad frequency coverage, will be utilized as part of communications jamming systems supplied to several international end users.

In commenting on this contract award, Fred Kornberg, President and Chief Executive Officer of Comtech Telecommunications Corp., said, "These orders clearly demonstrate our leadership position in providing communications jamming technology and the ongoing need for our high-power broadband amplifiers that are utilized by major electronic warfare application programs in both domestic and international markets. We anticipate significant additional orders from this customer over the next three years."