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ORBIT Receives $4.5 Million Order from a Large International Aircraft Manufacturer for the Development and Supply of Communication Management Systems

Israel, November 20, 2016 – ORBIT Communication Systems Ltd., a leading provider of mission and business critical communication solutions for Land, Sea, Air and Space applications, announced today that it has received a $4.5 million order from one of the largest aircraft manufacturers worldwide for the development and supply of prototypes of an advanced system for the management of aircraft audio communication.

The agreement is long-term. Upon completion of the development and supply of the prototypes, it is expected to bring ORBIT orders for more systems resulting in further income.

The system that will be developed and supplied by ORBIT is an aviation audio-management system designed for aircraft. The system is adapted to a variety of aviation applications and provides a complete solution for audio communication management. It leverages ORBIT’s capabilities to process digital signals and provide high-quality sound, which result in higher-quality communications that improve crew performance and collaboration between crew members.

“We are proud of the confidence and trust that this large aircraft manufacturer has placed in ORBIT and its digital audio-management systems,” says Eitan Livneh, ORBIT’s CEO. “We consider this agreement a ratification of the quality and technological edge of ORBIT’s solutions.”

About ORBIT Communication Systems

ORBIT is a global provider of advanced business and mission critical communication solutions for land, sea, air and space applications. The company’s solutions address the maritime, aerospace, defense and homeland security markets. ORBIT’s portfolio includes mobile satellite communication systems, tracking & telemetry solutions, communication management systems and earth observation ground stations, which are operating on thousands of platforms worldwide.

ORBIT’s customers include leading navies, government and defense organizations, major integrators, space agencies, earth observation and communication service providers.

ORBIT is a public company traded on the Tel-Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE: ORBI). The company has global presence of sales and customer support with footprint in the United States, Europe and the Far East.