Andrew Corporation, a global leader in communications equipment and
systems, has introduced a 2.4 meter vehicle mounted antenna to serve the
high performance requirements of military and large commercial customers.
Andrew's new MilSatCom 2.4 Meter Nomadic Antenna offers superior
features--such as light weight design, high radio frequency performance,
efficient gear driven pedestal mounts for high accuracy, and quad-band
operation. The new antenna will debut at IBC 2006 in Amsterdam from
"Customers will find that Andrew has combined the best and most needed
features into a single antenna system that meets the requirements of
high-end users in the commercial and government sectors," said George
Tong, director, Government/Radar, Satellite Communications Group, Andrew
The durable antenna supports interchangeable feeds that are engineered
for simple removal and replacement in hostile or challenging
communications environments, such as military situations, disaster
relief efforts, and natural resource exploration.
Andrew's Satellite Communications Group provides a complete line of
antennas from 46 centimeters to 11.5 meters for all enterprise,
government/military, and consumer satellite communication applications.
Andrew-designed and -built products--which cover C, Ku, K, X, and the
emerging Ka band--include type approved earth station antenna hubs and
gateways for broadband and broadcast, VSAT broadband antennas for
consumer and enterprise customers, DBS antennas for home satellite
broadcast systems, and complete installation and testing services.
About Andrew Corporation
Andrew Corporation (NASDAQ:ANDW) designs, manufactures, and delivers
innovative and essential equipment and solutions for the global
communications infrastructure market. The company serves operators and
equipment manufacturers from facilities in 35 countries. Andrew (www.andrew.com),
headquartered in Westchester, IL, is an S&P 500 company founded in 1937.
Forward Looking Statements
Some of the statements in this news release are forward looking
statements and we caution our stockholders and others that these
statements involve certain risks and uncertainties. Factors that may
cause actual results to differ from expected results include
fluctuations in commodity costs, the company's ability to integrate
acquisitions and to realize the anticipated synergies and cost savings,
the effects of competitive products and pricing, economic and political
conditions that may impact customers' ability to fund purchases of our
products and services, the company's ability to achieve the cost savings
anticipated from cost reduction programs, fluctuations in foreign
currency exchange rates, the timing of cash payments and receipts, end
use demands for wireless communication services, the loss of one or more
significant customers, and other business factors. Investors should also
review other risks and uncertainties discussed in company documents
filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.