was an electronics company based in Hunt Valley, Maryland (US),
that was established in 1962 by Dick Fink (later with Bill Richardson).
The company specialized in high-end
microwave receivers that were mainly
intended for the US Goverment and the US Department of Defense.
During the 1970s and 1980s, Micro-Tel became known for their range of
During its lifetime, Micro-Tel was taken over several times and is
also known as Adams-Russell Micro-Tel Division (1980),
MA/COM (1989), MA/COM SIGINT (1999) and Tyco (1999).
They are currently owned by Cobham Defence Electronics (2008)
and are trading as CDES SIGINT.