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Harris CEO William Brown Adds Board Chairman Title

William Brown, president and CEO of Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) since November 2011, has been appointed to succeed Thomas Dattilo as chairman of the board. The board’s independent directors have also named Dattilo as a lead independent director after a review of the board’s governance structure, Brown said Friday. Dattilo became …

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Navy Increases Harris’ SATCOM Terminal Contract Ceiling to $250M; Ed Zoiss Comments

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) will deliver 120 shipboard satellite communications terminals to the U.S. Navy under an eight-year, $133 million contract. This award increases the total potential value of the Commercial Broadband Satellite Program Unit Level Variant contract to more than $250 million through 2022, Harris said Monday. Ed Zoiss, vice president …

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Army Hands Potential $1B Radio Deal to Exelis, General Dynamics, Harris and Thales

Four companies have won positions on a potential 10-year, $988 million contract with the U.S. Army to manufacture radio appliques for usage by brigade combat teams. The Army Contracting Command’s office in Aberdeen, Md. received six bids for the firm-fixed-price contract via the Internet, the Defense Department said Wednesday. Single-channel …

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Harris, Phacil Team to Update Space Launch Range Comm Network

A consortium of companies such as Harris Corp. (NYSE:HRS) and Phacil has been awarded a three-year contract to update a network the Air Force uses to support voice and data transfers during space launch activities. Harris and Phacil will update the rocket test and launch communications infrastructure on the Eastern Range …

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Neal Tomblyn Joins Capstone Corporation as SVP of Business Development; Rich White Comments

Neal Tomblyn has joined Capstone Corporation’s executive team to oversee the company’s growth and marketing strategy as senior vice president of business development, marketing and communications. The more-than-35-year business development and marketing leader most recently served as director of business development for Lockheed Martin‘s transportation solutions business, where he provided …

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Harris CapRock Orders Comtech Subsidiary’s Comm Infrastructure Tools; Fred Kornberg Comments

Harris CapRock Communications has awarded a $5.4 million order for satellite communications infrastructure tools to a Comtech Telecommunications (NASDAQ: CMTL) subsidiary. Comtech EF Data Corp. booked that initial order in its fiscal quarter ending Jan. 31 as part of a purchasing agreement for VSAT services and radio frequency products with …

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Mick Lopez Joins Harris as SVP, CFO

Miguel “Mick” Lopez, a 30-year financial leadership veteran, has joined Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) as senior vice president and chief financial officer. He will report directly to President and CEO William Brown and succeed Gary McArthur, who will step down from both positions to pursue other career opportunities, Harris said Tuesday. Prior …

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David Magnone Joins Capstone Corp. as CTO; Rich White Comments

David Magnone has joined Capstone Corporation to provide technical vision and leadership across the company’s technology domains as Capstone’s chief technology officer. The more-than-30-year business, technology and engineering leader is also responsible for broadening Capstone’s offerings by introducing new innovative technology solutions into its services portfolio, the company said Tuesday. …

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George Helm: USSOCOM Orders Harris Radios for Tactical Net

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has won an $18 million order from the U.S. Special Operations Command for manpack and handheld radios as USSOCOM aims to grow its tactical communications network. The company intends for users to communicate voice, video and data during intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance operations with each other through …

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Tracey Haslam Appointed Harris CapRock President; Jim Morris Comments

Tracey Haslam, formerly vice president and general manager of Harris CapRock Communications’ energy business, has been appointed president of the Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) business unit. Haslam will report directly to Jim Morris, group president of Harris Integrated Network Solutions, and be responsible for Harris CapRock’s satellite and terrestrial communications …

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