SOURCE: Spirent Communications PLC

July 07, 2006 12:06 ET

Spirent Communications PLC - Transaction in Own Shares

Crawley, UK -- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 7, 2006 --

Spirent Communications plc announces that on 7 July 2006 it purchased from JPMorgan Cazenove Limited 1,000,000 Spirent Communications plc ordinary shares at an average price of 35.9354 pence per share. The purchased shares will be held as treasury shares. Following the above purchase, Spirent Communications plc holds 24,640,000 Spirent Communications plc ordinary shares in treasury, and has 946,200,133 Spirent Communications plc ordinary shares in issue (excluding treasury shares).

                      This information is provided by RNS
            The company news service from the London Stock Exchange