Posted August 31, 2011
Boonton Electronics announced today that it has been awarded an increase of $1.5M to its contract with the Department of the United States Navy. The total contract is for approximately $3.0M and a considerable portion of this contract will be fulfilled over the next twelve months.
Boonton’s 4500B RF Peak Power Meter will be utilized by the Department of Defense ("DOD") Naval Sea Systems Office personnel in shipboard and shore-based laboratories and by other DOD personnel to calibrate Radio Detecting and Ranging ("RADAR") test sets, Tactical Navigation ("TACAN") test sets, identification, Friend or Foe (IFF) test sets, and Commercial-Off-The-Shelf ("COTS") equipment such as RF and microwave signal generators.
Paul Genova, Chief Executive Officer stated, "We are proud to be a key supplier of the United States Department of the Navy and to support their efforts to maintain and develop state of the art communication systems. We continue to receive significant interest in our products for military and aerospace communications and remain focused on capitalizing and expanding all opportunities."