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Harris Offers Digital Navigation Tech for Air Force’s GPS III Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 2, 2016 — Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has unveiled a new digital satellite navigation technology that the company plans to include in its bid for the U.S. Air Force‘s future Global Positioning System III, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday the GPS offering features Exelis‘ digital navigation signal technology …

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Rahul Ghai to Take SVP, CFO Roles at Harris; William Brown Comments

Rahul Ghai, currently vice president of finance integration at Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS),  has been appointed to succeed the departing Mick Lopez as senior vice president and chief financial officer in a move that takes effect Feb. 11. Ghai will bring more than 20 years of financial leadership experience to his new roles …

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Harris Lowers FY 2016 Revenue Outlook on Energy Price Declines, Lifts Earnings Guidance Despite 2Q Loss

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) — one of 30 companies listed in Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index — has cut revenue guidance for its 2016 fiscal year on global declines in oil prices that have affected the company’s outlook for the CapRock remote communication services business. The Melbourne, Fla.-based communications technology manufacturer — …

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Harris’ Exelis Arm Receives $316M Contract Modification for IR Instruments on NOAA Satellites

A subsidiary of Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) will supply two Cross-track Infrared Sounder instruments for two upcoming Joint Polar Satellite System follow-on missions under a $316 million contract modification from NASA. NASA said Thursday Exelis will manufacture and test the CrIS instruments for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration‘s JPSS-3 and JPSS-4 and provide launch …

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Dell’s Steve Harris: Agency IT Modernization to Gain Momentum Through FITARA

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 28, 2016 — Steve Harris, vice president and general manager of the federal systems business at Dell, believes the efforts of federal agencies to update their information systems will gain momentum with the implementation of the Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act, ExecutiveGov reported Wednesday. FedScoop …

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Harris’ Exelis Unit to Work on USAF’s Ground Surveillance Radar, Sensor Systems

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 5, 2016 — Exelis, a subsidiary of Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS), will provide radar and sensor systems engineering, sustainment and integration services under a $14.1 million U.S. Air Force contract modification, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Thursday the contract modification also includes support for the …

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Harris Completes Installation of NASA Webb Telescope’s 9th Flight Mirror

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 4, 2016 — The segmented primary mirror of NASA‘s James Webb Space Telescope is halfway to completion after Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) finished the installation of its ninth flight mirror, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. NASA said Tuesday the mirrors used are built by Ball Aerospace & Technologies, which …

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Harris to Provide $66M Worth of Falcon III Radios to Mideast Client

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 23, 2015 — Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) will provide Falcon III wideband tactical radios and accessories to a Middle Eastern customer under orders worth $66 million, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the tactical radio orders are part of the customer’s steps for the modernization of its …

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Rich Sorelle: Harris Lands $54M Contract to Help Navy Build EW Decoys

Harris (NYSE: HRS) has been awarded a potential three-year, $54 million contract to help develop electronic warfare technology for the U.S. Navy to lure adversarial missiles away from naval ships. The company said Thursday it will provide system engineering and technical services to the Naval Research Laboratory under the Advanced …

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Harris to Refresh NAVSEA Radar Systems for $113M; Rich Sorelle Comments

The U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) a potential four-year, $113 million contract for the modernization of AN/SPS-48E three-dimensional radar systems. The contract has a one-year base value of $39 million and calls for Harris to convert the maritime radars into the SPS-48G configuration under the U.S. Navy‘s Radar …

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