xG Technology's IMT Vislink Business Completes Delivery of First Order Against $12.5 Million U.S. Army Contract
SARASOTA, Fla., Dec. 27, 2017
SARASOTA, Fla., Dec. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- xG Technology, Inc. ("xG" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: XGTI, XGTIW), a leading provider of wireless video solutions to broadcast, law enforcement and defense markets, and private mobile broadband networks for critical communications, announced today that its IMT Vislink business has completed delivery of the first order against the previously announced $12.5 million U.S Army contract award. The contract covers the supply of hand-held intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance receiver devices. Delivery of the first order was completed significantly in advance of the required delivery date of Feb. 15, 2018.
George Schmitt, Executive Chairman and CEO of xG Technology, said, "We are pleased to have successfully completed, shipped and delivered the first part of the Army order well in advance of the date by which we were obligated to deliver. We all appreciate the efforts of our team in both the United Kingdom and the U.S. to get the job done. We look forward to continuing to deliver these state-of-the-art devices to our people in uniform to help them in their job of protecting all of us."
About xG Technology, Inc.
xG Technology's brands provide wireless video solutions to broadcast, law enforcement and defense markets, and private mobile broadband networks for use in challenging environments. xG's brand portfolio includes Integrated Microwave Technologies (IMT), Vislink, and xMax.
IMT has pioneered advanced digital microwave systems and is a trusted supplier to broadcast, sports and entertainment, and MAG (Military, Aerospace & Government) markets. Their products are recognized for high levels of performance, reliability, build quality, extended operating ranges and compact form factors. More information about IMT can be found at www.imt-solutions.com. Vislink specializes in the wireless capture, delivery and management of secure, high-quality, live video, and serves broadcast & media and public safety & surveillance markets. More information about Vislink can be found at http://www.vislink.com/.
xMax is a secure, rapid-deploy mobile broadband system that delivers mission-assured wireless connectivity in demanding operating environments. It was designed to serve as an expeditionary and critical communications network for use in unpredictable scenarios and during fluid situations, making it ideal for disaster response, emergency communications, and defense applications. More information about xMax can be found at http://www.xgtechnology.com/system-overview/. In addition to the above business lines, xG has a dedicated Federal Sector Group (xG Federal) focused on providing next-generation spectrum sharing solutions to national defense, scientific research and other federal organizations. Additional information about xG Federal can be found at http://www.xgtechnology.com/technology/xg-federal/.
Based in Sarasota, Florida, xG Technology has over 100 patents and pending patent applications. xG is a publicly traded company listed on the NASDAQ Capital Market (symbol: XGTI) For more information, please visit www.xgtechnology.com.
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