Comtech Telecommunications Corp. announced that its Santa Clara, California-based subsidiary, Comtech Xicom Technology Inc., has received orders totaling $1.6 M for ruggedized, solid-state power amplifiers (SSPA). These orders reflect the increasing demand for rugged Ku-band fly-away terminals for military communications.

Fred Kornberg, President and Chief Executive Officer of Comtech Telecommunications Corp., commented, "Comtech Xicom Technology is collaborating with our customers to design, develop and produce robust SSPA products. With our strong customer relationships we are able to respond quickly to meet demand for Xicom amplifier products."