Harris (NYSE: HRS) won a $20.4 million order from the U.S. Army for Falcon II AN/VRC-104(V)(3) high-frequency vehicular radio systems for use in multiple variants of Mine Resistant Ambush Protected vehicles.
According to the Department of Defense, “the AN/VRC-104 is a fully integrated, vehicular communications system that includes the Falcon II AN/PRC-150(C) high-frequency tactical radio. The AN/PRC-150(C) delivers critically needed beyond line-of-sight Type-1 terrestrial communications.”
“The Falcon family of radios is providing vital communications capabilities in the majority of the DoD’s MRAP vehicles, ” said Brendan O’Connell, president, U.S. Department of Defense business, Harris RF Communications. “The AN/PRC-150(C) is particularly important for forces operating in terrain obstructed by mountains or other geographical features.”