Communications & Power Industries Awarded $6 Million To Support Apache Helicopter

    Communications & Power Industries Awarded $6 Million To Support Apache

PR Newswire

PALO ALTO, Calif., July 30, 2014

PALO ALTO, Calif., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Communications & Power
Industries LLC (CPI) has received an order totaling $6 million from Lockheed
Martin Missiles and Fire Control for tactical common data links. These
Ku-band tactical common data links (TCDLs) are being installed on the AH-64E
Guardian variant of the Apache helicopter to support U.S. warfighters.

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This initial order represents the first tranche of a full-rate production
program that is expected to continue for at least 10 years. Work on this
program will be completed at CPI Malibu Division in Camarillo, Calif. The
Apache helicopter is one of the most advanced multi-role combat helicopters
used by the U.S. Army and more than a dozen allied nations.

"CPI Malibu Division supports Lockheed Martin's mission to protect U.S. and
allied warfighters, and we are honored to partner with them on the Apache
program. We are proud of the vital role our core TCDL products play in
supporting our military around the world," said Steve Lonngren, president of
CPI Malibu Division.

About Communications & Power Industries LLC
Communications & Power Industries LLC, headquartered in Palo Alto, California,
is a subsidiary of CPI International Holding Corp. and CPI International, Inc.
and a leading provider of microwave, radio frequency, power and control
solutions for critical defense, communications, medical, scientific and other
applications. Communications & Power Industries LLC develops, manufactures
and distributes products used to generate, amplify, transmit and receive
high-power/high-frequency microwave and radio frequency signals and/or provide
power and control for various applications. End-use applications of these
systems include the transmission of radar signals for navigation and location;
transmission of deception signals for electronic countermeasures; transmission
and amplification of voice, data and video signals for broadcasting, Internet
and other types of commercial and military communications; providing power and
control for medical diagnostic imaging; and generating microwave energy for
radiation therapy in the treatment of cancer and for various industrial and
scientific applications.

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SOURCE CPI International Holding Corp.; CPI International, Inc.

Contact: Amanda Mogin, Communications & Power Industries, investor relations,
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