Comtech Receives $5.5 Million Contract to Supply SATCOM Amplifiers to the US Army

Comtech Telecommunications has announced that during the third quarter of fiscal 2019, its Santa Clara, California-based subsidiary, Comtech Xicom Technology, a part of Comtech's Commercial Solutions segment, received a contract valued at more than $5.5 million for high-power satellite communication (SATCOM) amplifiers to relay data for the early detection of missile launches.

Comtech Xicom manufactures high-power amplifiers, a wide variety of tube-based and solid-state power amplifiers for military and commercial satellite uplink applications. The product range encompasses power levels from 8 W to 3 kW, with frequency coverage in sub-bands within the 2 GHz to 52 GHz spectrum. Amplifiers are available for fixed and ground-based, shipboard and airborne mobile applications. 

  • Industry’s largest TWTA, SSPA and block-up converter product lines available in both rack-mount and antenna-mount versions
  • Wide variety of redundant systems including 1:1, 1+1, 1:2, hybrid-combined and variable phase-combined configurations
  • Ruggedized for on-the-move and airborne applications

Click here to learn more about Comtech’s High Power TWT Amplifiers.