Tel-Instrument Electronics Corp. (“Tel”, “Tel-Instrument” or the “Company”) (OTC: TIKK), a leading designer and manufacturer of avionics test and measurement solutions, today reported that it received a follow-on purchase order totaling $1.48 million from its European Distributor, Muirhead Avionics (“Muirhead”) for Mode 5 test sets from the contract awarded by the German military. This order is part of a seven-year procurement contract with anticipated orders for the 2019 calendar year estimated at $3.5 million.
Jeff O’Hara, Tel’s President and CEO said, “We are pleased to receive this follow-on order for the German military which brings total orders received thus far on this contract to $2 million. Tel has made several customer-requested enhancements to these test sets which will require AIMS re-certification prior to shipment. The goal is to secure AIMS certification and ship these upgraded units this calendar year. We are also seeing increased demand for our new T-47/M5 dual crypto test set with almost $750k of orders received for the Canadian military this quarter. We continue to work on other substantial domestic and international orders that we hope to secure over the next few months.”
About Tel-Instrument Electronics Corp.
Tel-Instrument is a leading designer and manufacturer of avionics test and measurement solutions for the global commercial air transport, general aviation, and government/military aerospace and defense markets. Tel-Instrument provides instruments to test, measure, calibrate, and repair a wide range of airborne navigation and communication equipment. For further information please visit our website at www.telinstrument.com.
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