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Harris Wins Radio Order from DoD

Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) claimed a $17.6 million order from the U.S. Department of Defense for Falcon III AN/PRC-152(C) multiband handheld radio systems and accessories. According to the firm, “the Army is acquiring the AN/PRC-152(C) to provide soldiers with advanced handheld communications capabilities for portable line-of-sight and beyond line-of-sight applications. The …

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Harris Wins $130 Million NOAA Contract

Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) won a deal to provide the ground antenna system for a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) program. According to the firm, “under the 10-year, $130 million contract, Harris and its teammates — General Dynamics SATCOM Technologies and ARES — will supply antennas and control systems for …

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Harris Picks Up Lucrative FAA Deal

Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) won a six-year, $97 million contract to continue to maintain the Harris-developed Weather and Radar Processor (WARP) system for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).  The system provides en-route weather forecasting and other meteorological products. According to the firm, “the contract consists of a three-year base period and …

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Harris Books Navy Deals to Upgrade Airborne Moving Maps

Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) inked follow-on contracts from the U.S. Navy totaling nearly $30 million to upgrade the Tactical Airborne Moving Map Capability (TAMMAC) Digital Map System. According to the firm, “the TAMMAC Digital Map Computer provides military aircrews with sophisticated moving maps and other critical mission information via cockpit displays. …

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Harris Signs Deal to Support Emergency Radio Communications in New York

Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) signed a $30 million contract to offer a P25 trunked emergency radio communications system and terminal equipment to as many as 25, 000 public service and public safety users in Monroe County, New York. “This project ultimately will unite all of Monroe County’s public service and safety …

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Harris IT Picks Up CMMI Level 3 Rating

Harris Corporation’s (NYSE:HRS) IT services business earned a Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) V1.2 (DEV) Maturity Level 3 rating. The rating validates the Harris IT Services systems integration processes. “This CMMI Level 3 rating demonstrates our commitment to delivering best-practice solutions to our customers, ” said Ted Hengst, president, Harris …

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Harris Names Murray Sewell VP, Business Development for Intel and Civil Areas of IT Services

Harris (NYSE:HRS) selected Murray A. Sewell II to serve vice president of Business Development for the Intel and Civil areas of its IT services business. “Murray brings a strong record of proven leadership and an extensive industry network to this key role in our Intel and Civil business areas, ” …

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Harris Signs Radio Order from DoD

Harris (NYSE:HRS) booked a $23.5 million order from the U.S. Department of Defense for JTRS-approved Falcon III AN/PRC-152(C) multiband handheld radio systems and accessories. According to the firm, “the AN/PRC-152(C) is an integrated multiband, multimission handheld radio that provides warfighters with advanced capabilities for portable line-of-sight and beyond-line-of-sight tactical communications. …

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Harris Wins Deal from General Dynamics to Support NASA Satellites

Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) signed a five-year, $140 million contract with General Dynamics (NYSE:GD) to support modernization of the ground segment of the satellite communications network used by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). According to Harris, “Satellites and spacecraft in low-Earth orbit use the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite …

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Harris’ Howard Lance to Present at Deutsche Bank Securities 2010 Industrials Services Conference

Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS) CEO Howard Lance will be a featured speaker at the Deutsche Bank Securities 2010 Industrials Services Conference on Wednesday, June 23 in Chicago. According to Harris, Lance’s presentation is scheduled to begin at 8:40 a.m. A live webcast and replay of the presentation will be available …

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