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TMCNet:  Comtech Awarded $18.4 Million Multi-Year Contract Extension to Provide Enhanced 9-1-1 Technologies to U.S. VoIP Carrier

[November 26, 2019]

Comtech Awarded $18.4 Million Multi-Year Contract Extension to Provide Enhanced 9-1-1 Technologies to U.S. VoIP Carrier

November 26, 2019-- Comtech Telecommunications (News - Alert) Corp. (NASDAQ: CMTL), a world leader in secure and highly reliable communication technology, announced that during its first quarter of fiscal 2020, its Safety & Security Technologies ("SST") group, which is part of Comtech's Commercial Solutions segment, was awarded a multi-year contract extension totaling an estimated $18.4 million to provide FCC (News - Alert)-mandated enhanced 9-1-1 ("E9-1-1") services to a major U.S. VoIP telecommunications carrier.

As part of this contract extension, Comtech's VoIP E9-1-1 LivewirE9-1-1® will support the continued growth of this carrier's national subscriber base, as well as providing Emergency Response Center ("ERC") services and Emergency Services Gateway (News - Alert) services.

"We are honored that this carrier has extended our relationship and selected us to perform this critical work for its end customers across the United States," said Fred Kornberg (News - Alert), President and Chief Executive Officer of Comtech Telecmmunications Corp. "This extension is a testament to the quality and high reliability of our market-leading solutions, and we are proud of our 20-year history of providing 99.999% E9-1-1 service availability to our wireless and VoIP carriers."

Comtech's highly reliable technologies enable the successful handling of over five million 9-1-1 calls and texts each month. For more information regarding Comtech's 9-1-1 products and services, visit

Comtech Telecommunications Corp. designs, develops, produces, and markets innovative products, systems and services for advanced communications solutions. The Company sells products to a diverse customer base in the global commercial and government communications markets.

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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