Harris Wins $66M to Help Modernize Army Tactical Communications

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has received a $66.3 million order from the U.S. Army to provide Falcon III AN/PRC-117G multiband manpack radios and suppport modernizing brigade combat team tactical communications.

“This order validates the effectiveness of the Army’s network integration evaluation, which was created to identify and speed the delivery of tactical networking solutions to the edge, ” said Dana Mehnert, group president of Harris’ RF communications unit.”

“As proven at the first NIE and in combat, the AN/PRC-117G delivers transformational voice and wideband networking capabilities to the soldier, including… implementation of the JTRS soldier radio waveform.”

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