SAN RAMON, Calif. - April 18, 2011-- Giga-tronics Incorporated (Nasdaq: GIGA) announced today that it received a $1.2 million order from the United States Marines for its VXI Synthesizer, the Giga-tronics Model 5008A.
John Regazzi, CEO of Giga-tronics stated, "We are committed to supporting the US Marine Corps Third Echelon Test Set and are honored to be selected once again as a supplier of critical equipment for their system."
Founded in 1980, Giga-tronics Incorporated is a publicly held company, traded on the NASDAQ Capital Market under the symbol "GIGA". Giga-tronics is a leading engineering and design manufacturer of best-in-class RF and microwave signal generators, power amplifiers, power meters, and USB power sensors and broadband switching matrices; all manufactured and tested in the USA. Research and Development production and calibration managers, scientists, engineers and technicians around the world use Giga-tronics test equipment and realize higher productivity and greater ease of use in many applications: ATE systems, aerospace and defense telecommunications and general component test. Please visit our website at www.gigatronics.com.
Contact: Patrick J. Lawlor
Vice President Finance/Chief Financial Officer