COM DEV Announces US$ 17 Million Commercial Order



    CAMBRIDGE, ON, Nov. 29 /CNW/ - COM DEV International Ltd. (TSX: CDV), a
leading manufacturer of space hardware subsystems, today announced that it has
been awarded a contract to provide advanced payload electronics for a major
commercial satellite constellation. The full contract is valued in excess of
US$24 million, of which approximately US$7 million was previously awarded in
the form of an Authorization to Proceed and subsequent amendments. The
incremental US$17 million award has been booked as a new order in COM DEV's
2007 fiscal fourth quarter. All work on the program will be completed at COM
DEV's Cambridge, Ontario facility.
    "This order is the result of several months of negotiations, and I am
pleased to see our commercial space electronics and surface acoustic wave
filter product lines benefit from such a contract win," said John Keating, CEO
of COM DEV International Ltd.

    About COM DEV

    COM DEV International Ltd. (www.comdevintl.com) is a leading global
designer and manufacturer of space hardware subsystems. With facilities in
Canada, the United Kingdom and the United States, COM DEV manufactures
advanced products and subsystems that are sold to major satellite prime
contractors for use in communications, space science, remote sensing and
military satellites.

    COM DEV and COM DEV USA are registered trademarks of COM DEV
International Ltd. This news release may contain certain forward-looking
statements that involve risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ
materially from results indicated in any forward-looking statements. The
Company cautions that, among other things, in view of the rapid changes in
communications markets and technologies, and other risks including the cost
and market acceptance of the Company's new products, the level of individual
customer procurements and competitive product offerings and pricing, and
general economic circumstances, the Company's business prospects may be
materially different from forward-looking statements made by the Company.

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For further information:

For further information: Gary Calhoun, Chief Financial Officer, Tel:
(519) 622-2300 ext. 2826, Fax: (519) 622-2158, gary.calhoun@comdev.ca; Jeff
Codispodi, The Equicom Group, Tel: (416) 815-0700 ext. 261, Fax: (416)
815-0080, jcodispodi@equicomgroup.com

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