For Immediate Release

Anokiwave and COM DEV International Form Strategic Partnership


San Diego CA, 3 June 2015:  Anokiwave, Inc., an innovative company providing highly integrated core IC solutions for mmW markets and AESA based solutions, and COM DEV International Ltd. (TSX:CDV), a leading global provider of space hardware and services, announced a strategic partnership that teams the market-leading strengths of each company to collaborate and jointly pursue opportunities in the space market.

The satellite industry is experiencing rapid innovation that is enabling satellites to achieve improved flexibility, higher functionality, reduced mass and lower costs. COM DEV and Anokiwave have helped drive this innovation in their respective markets, and both continue to invest in an R&D roadmap that will help their customers take advantage of the emerging applications envisioned for satellites.

“Anokiwave is proud to partner with COM DEV, a market leader in satellite communications equipment manufacturing,” said Michael Pley, CEO of COM DEV. “We are pleased to be able to support their continued growth, and look forward to working with them to develop the next generation of products for the satellite communications market.”

About Anokiwave:
Anokiwave is a cutting-edge provider of highly integrated IC solutions that enable emerging mmW markets and Active Antenna based solutions. Anokiwave’s creative system architectures and optimal selection of semiconductor technologies solve the toughest engineering problems.

Anokiwave operates design centers in San Diego, CA, Austin, TX, and Boston MA, with sales offices in Taipei, Taiwan, Boston, MA, and San Diego CA. Additional information can be found at

Press Contact:
Amy Corman

About COM DEV:
COM DEV International Ltd. ( is a leading global provider of space hardware and services. The company has a staff of 1,200, annual revenues of $208 million, and facilities in Canada, the United Kingdom, the United States, India and China. COM DEV designs, manufactures and integrates advanced products, subsystems and microsatellites that aresold to major satellite prime contractors, government agencies and satellite operators, for use in communications, space science, remote sensing and defence applications. The company has won contracts to supply its equipment on over 900 spacecraft. COM DEV's majority-owned subsidiary, exactEarth Ltd., provides satellite data services for global maritime surveillance.

COM DEV Press Contacts:

Gary Calhoun      Jeff Codispodi
Chief Financial Officer      Director, Investor Relations & Communications
Tel: (519) 622-2300 ext. 2826      Tel: (519) 622-2300 ext. 2844

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