Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Receives $4.4 Million Traveling Wave Tube Amplifier Order for Military Communications

  Comtech Telecommunications Corp. Receives $4.4 Million Traveling Wave Tube
  Amplifier Order for Military Communications

Business Wire

MELVILLE, N.Y. -- February 12, 2013

February 12, 2013 - Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (Nasdaq: CMTL) announced
today that its Santa Clara, California-based subsidiary, Comtech Xicom
Technology Inc., received a $4.4 million order from a domestic integrator for
Traveling Wave Tube Amplifiers (“TWTAs”) for a U.S. Government Satellite
Communications application.

Fred Kornberg, President and Chief Executive Officer of Comtech
Telecommunications Corp., said, "Comtech Xicom Technology continues to execute
in the growing marketplace for Milcom high-power amplifiers. We received the
order because the Comtech Xicom products meet the stringent technical and
reliability requirements that are required for this application, and we
anticipate significant follow-on business for this product area."

Comtech Xicom Technology, Inc., a world leader in high-power amplifiers,
manufactures 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 45 GHz spectrum. Amplifiers are available for
fixed and ground-based, ship-board, and airborne mobile applications. Please
visit www.xicomtech.com for more information.

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. designs, develops, produces and markets
innovative products, systems and services for advanced communications
solutions. The Company believes many of its solutions play a vital role in
providing or enhancing communication capabilities when terrestrial
communications infrastructure is unavailable, inefficient or too expensive.
The Company conducts business through three complementary segments:
telecommunications transmission, RF microwave amplifiers and mobile data
communications. The Company sells products to a diverse customer base in the
global commercial and government communications markets. The Company believes
it is a market leader in the market segments that it serves.

Certain information in this press release contains statements that are
forward-looking in nature and involve certain significant risks and
uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially from such
forward-looking information. The Company's Securities and Exchange Commission
filings identify many such risks and uncertainties. Any forward-looking
information in this press release is qualified in its entirety by the risks
and uncertainties described in such Securities and Exchange Commission
filings.

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Contact:

Comtech Telecommunications Corp.
Michael D. Porcelain, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
631-962-7000
info@comtechtel.com
 
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