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Harris Receives Delivery Order for Multiband Manpack Radios

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has received a $15 million order for additional Falcon III AN/PRC-117G manpack radios from the U.S. Air Force. The order was made in the first quarter of fiscal 2012 and follows several previous orders from the Air Force. The company reports more than 16, 000 of the radios are …

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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 $200M BPA to Modernize VA IT Systems

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has won a blank purchase agreement with a ceiling of $199.6 million with the Veterans Affairs Department to support an initiative to enhance veterans’ access to healthcare. The service order BPA has a one-year base and a one-year option. Harris will help modernize the VA’s information technology systems with …

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Harris to Support Air Force Air Control Modernization Program

The Navy has awarded Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) a $29, 119, 944 firm-fixed-price delivery order to support the Air Force tactical air control party modernization program. Harris will provide equipment including the AN/PRC-117G man-pack radio and accessories. Work will be conducted in Rochester, N.Y. and is expected to be complete by Oct. 2011. …

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Harris to Release 4th-quarter Financial Results Aug. 2

Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS) will host a conference call Aug. 2, 2011, at 4:30 p.m. EST to discuss its fourth-quarter fiscal year 2011 financial results. The company will issue a press release reporting its fourth-quarter earnings at approximately 4 p.m. EST. The dial-in number for the teleconference is (866) 788-0539. The …

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Harris Wins Potential $57M FAA Data and Planning Contract

The Federal Aviation Administration has awarded Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS) a follow-on contract potentially worth $56.7 million to upgrade and manage the system that currently provides real-time weather data and flight-planning capabilities and supports Alaska’s general aviation community. The award has a one-year base period, a one-year option and three six-month …

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Harris Wins $14M DoD Battlefield Communications Order, Follows on Air Force, Marine Crops and Army Orders

Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS) has received a $23 million order to supply the U.S. Defense Department with additional Falcon III multiband, multimission, software-defined radios compatible with suite b encryption.  The order addresses interoperability challenges presented in coalition and inter-agency operations. The Defense Department will use the RF-310M-HH radios to simplify communications interoperability and …

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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 CapRock Wins $13M Contract to Enhance Odfjell Drilling Communication Services

Odfjell Drilling has awarded Harris CapRock Communications three contracts and four renewals worth approximately $13 to deliver turnkey very small aperture terminal communications to seven mobile offshore drilling rigs and drill ships. The VSAT communications will provide Voice over IP, corporate networking, Internet access, real-time monitoring and reporting, and crew …

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Tom Eaton Named New President of Harris CapRock Communications

Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS) has named Tom Eaton president of its global communications services business, Harris CapRock Communications. He most recently served as Harris CapRock’s global operations officer and was the head of Harris’ government division when annual revenue tripled between 2008 and 2011. Eaton previously led the strategic growth …

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