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Harris Lands $88M Middle East Wideband Radio Order; Brendan O’Connell Comments

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has won an $88 million contract to build wideband tactical radios for an unidentified country in the Middle East. The company will deliver its Falcon III 7800 family of tactical radios,  wideband mobile ad-hoc networking and voice and data communications to the country, Harris said Thursday. “These advanced communications systems will support the …

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Harris Corp. to Supply Int’l Customer With $82M Radio Comm Systems; Brendan O’Connell Comments

Harris Corp. (NYSE:HRS) will deliver wideband high-frequency and very-high-frequency radio communication systems worth $82 million for armed forces’ command-and-control capabilities on the battlefield. The international customer ordered handheld, man-portable, vehicular and base station Falcon III RF-7800H and RF-7800V radios for voice and data connectivity,  Harris said Tuesday. “The Harris solution allows headquarters staff to monitor and coordinate …

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Harris Wins $149M to Deploy Tactical Radios for Militaries in Australia, Middle East; Brendan O’Connell Comments

Harris Corp.’s (NYSE: HRS) RF Communications business has won two contracts worth up to a combined $149 million to supply multiband radios to the Australian department of defense and an unspecified Middle East nation. The radio communications provider will deploy radios from the company’s Falcon line to support Australia’s Joint …

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Harris Wins NATO SATCOM Radio Order; Brendan O’Connell Comments

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has won $36 million in orders from a NATO country for the company’s handheld tactical radios and accessories, the company announced Thursday. The company won a $14 million order during its first fiscal quarter for 2013 and a $22 million order during the second quarter. The …

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Harris Receives $235M Australian Order for Tactical Radios

The Australian Defense Department has made a $235 million order for tactical radio systems from Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS), Harris announced Tuesday. The Australian military will receive Harris’ Falcon III AN/PRC-152(C) multiband, handheld radios. Harris will also provide Falcon II AN/PRC-150(C) manpack radios. Harris said it will support the order …

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George Helm to Lead Harris RF Communications’ DoD Business

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has named George Helm president of its RF Communications division’s Defense Department business unit, as part of a dual executive move announcement today. He will succeed Brendan O’Connell, who was appointed to lead the division’s international tactical communications business. GovConExecutive has more information on O’Connell’s new position, here. Helm …

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Harris Wins $16M DoD Order for Communication Systems and Radios

The Defense Department has placed $16 million in orders with Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS) for tactical communication systems and radios. The orders will provide ground forces with expanded interoperable voice and high-bandwidth data communications. The orders are for: AN/PRC-117G multiband manpack radio Falcon III AN/PRC-152(C) multiband handheld radio Falcon III RF-310M-HH Falcon …

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Harris Receives $18M Army Order for Battlefield Vehicle Radio Systems

The U.S. Army has placed a $17.8 million order with Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS)  for additional Falcon II AN/VRC-104(V)(3) radio systems. The radios will provide high-frequency communications in mine-resistant ambush-protected vehicles. The AN/VRC-104 is a fully-integrated communications system that provides beyond-line-of-sight coverage. It includes the Falcon II AN/PRC-150(C) high-frequency tactical radio, which delivers beyond …

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Harris Receives Encryption Device Orders, Will Support Army and Marine Corps Operations with Northrop Grumman

Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS) has won orders to provide the Defense Department with programmable encryption devices and support services that enhance commanders’ situational awareness and battle command capabilities. Harris will provide the KGV-72 devices to Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) for installation in FBCB2-BFT platforms and network operations centers. Northrop Grumman is …

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Harris Receives $9.4M Air Force Battlefield Radio Order, Follows $5M Marine Corps Order

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS) a $9.4 million order for Falcon III AN/PRC-117G multiband manpack radio systems that provide wideband networking of battlefields. Harris received a $5 million order for the devices from the Marine Corps earlier this month. The systems allow commanders to relay real-time information to warfighters …

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