Comtech receives $1.8M delivery order for satellite Earth station equipment
Comtech Telecommunications announced that during Q2, its Tempe, Arizona-based subsidiary, Comtech EF Data, which is part of Comtech's Commercial Solutions segment, received a delivery order in support of the recently awarded contract from the U.S. Naval Warfare Systems Command. This latest delivery order, against the $59M indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract, is for $1.8M. The delivery order specified Comtech EF Data's SLM-5650B Satellite Modems and firmware upgrades. The SLM-5650B Satellite Modem is Comtech EF Data's latest generation modem product targeted for critical government and military applications. The SLM-5650B leverages the heritage and feature set of the SLM-5650A modem. The SLM-5650B supports backwards compatibility/inter-operability for existing SLM-5650A networks while providing enhanced performance and an expanded feature set. The commercially available modems will support satellite communications and interoperability across the Navy's platforms and shore sites.