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Harris Unveils Encryption Tool for Falcon III Radio Interoperability Across Networks

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 13, 2017 — Harris (NYSE: HRS) has added an encryption feature to its suite of Falcon III AN/PRC-117G manpack tactical radios to support military users as they switch across independent, U.S. and NATO networks, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Tuesday the Suite B security function works to accommodate integration with …

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Harris to Supply Falcon III Radios for Army Test Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 7, 2017 — Harris (NYSE: HRS) will supply multichannel handheld, manpack and small form-fit radios to the U.S. Army to undergo evaluation as part of a risk reduction and operational test program, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the delivery order calls for Falcon III AN/PRC-158 radios that …

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Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-up: Cybersecurity, China, NIST and More

The Week’s Top GovCon News Stories View this email in your browser Weekly Roundup June 12 – June 16 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Many agencies, companies, organizations and individuals were caught off-guard by the recent rise in cyber …

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Harris Wins Potential $255M IDIQ to Replace USSOCOM Legacy Manpack Radios

Harris (NYSE: HRS) has won a potential six-year, $255 million contract from the U.S. Special Operations Command to build a manpack radio system that will replace current radio models such as AN/PRC-117F and AN/PRC-117G. The Defense Department said Monday the company will provide a Next Generation Manpack Radio system to help facilitate two-channel communications between special operations forces. STC …

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Army Picks 3 Firms for Potential $12B Manpack Radio Production Contract

The U.S. Army has awarded three companies spots on a potential 10-year, $12.7 billion contract to provide tactical radio systems, accessories and support services. The Defense Department said Friday that General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), Harris (NYSE: HRS) and Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) will compete for task orders under the Army’s Handheld, Manpack …

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General Dynamics’ Manpack Radio Supports Lockheed MUOS Tests

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 14, 2016 — The U.S. Army has used General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) two-channel AN/PRC-155 Mobile User Objective System manpack radio during a demonstration of the Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) MUOS satellite network, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. “These radios connect the new MUOS network, bridging lower-tier tactical networks… to the big Army network, reaching back to …

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George Helm: Harris Gets 2nd DoD Order for Falcon III Multichannel Manpack Radio

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has received another order from the Defense Department for its Falcon III multichannel manpack radios to support the agency’s Handheld, Manpack and Small Form Factor tactical radio program. George Helm, president of Harris RF Communications‘ DoD business,  said Friday the RF-340M is expected to help bolster mission command and situational awareness capabilities as …

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