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Exelis Wins $238M for Navy Radio Jamming Tech; Rich Sorelle Comments

ITT Exelis has won a $238 million U.S. Navy contract to produce on-board jammer systems for the branch’s F-18 fleet, the company announced Monday. Exelis will provide 104 systems through fiscal year 2016. The systems protect warfighters against radio frequency-guided threats, according to Rich Sorelle, vice president and general manager …

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Harris, Thales Win $390M Southern Command Radio Contracts

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) and Thales Communications have won $390 million in contracts to provide new versions of handheld and backpack tactical radio systems to U.S. Southern Command, NextGov reports. Harris will provide the handheld AN/PRC-152 radio, which supports both terrestrial and satellite communications and operates in the frequency range …

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Harris to Provide Battlefield Radios, Field Support to Marine Corps

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has won $64 million in orders from the U.S. Marine Corps for radios and other equipment from a company manpack radio line. The company said in a Thursday announcement that it will provide field support on the awards, which were made as part of an ongoing tactical …

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Lockheed Wins Potential $126M Contract to Track Military Cargo

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has been selected by the U.S. Army to operate and maintain a system that tracks the identity, status and location cargo from its origin to destination. Lockheed could win up to $126 million over five years for the work on the radio frequency in-transit visibility system. The company will …

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BAE to Design, Install Radio Comms for New Navy Destroyers

BAE Systems has won a potential $37 million contract to design, install and test onboard radio communications and network capability for two of the U.S. Navy’s new Arleigh Burke-class destroyers. The contract includes a one-year base and four option years. BAE said in a release its work will include: systems engineering …

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Harris Wins $66M to Help Modernize Army Tactical Communications

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has received a $66.3 million order from the U.S. Army to provide Falcon III AN/PRC-117G multiband manpack radios and suppport modernizing brigade combat team tactical communications. “This order validates the effectiveness of the Army’s network integration evaluation, which was created to identify and speed the delivery of tactical networking …

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Harris to Purchase Man-Pack Radio for Tactical Air Control Party

The U.S. Navy has awarded Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) a $14, 898, 576 contract modification for support to the Air Force Tactical Air Control Party Modernization Program, including purchase of the AN/PRC-117G man-pack radio and accessories. Work will be performed in Rochester, N.Y., and is expected to completed by December …

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Harris Wins $29M in Interoperable Radio Orders

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS)  has received $29 million in orders from the U.S. Air Force for Falcon III AN/PRC-117G multiband manpack radios. The radios will support network-enabled missions, such as precision air support. “The radio enables users to communicate with other ground units as well as airborne platforms for enhanced …

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General Dynamics Wins Follow-On $3.7B Army Hardware, Software IDIQ

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) C4 systems business unit  has won a $3.7 billion U.S. Army indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide hardware and software to the U.S Defense Department. The five-year award can include orders for computers, laptops, radio and other communications equipment, server platforms, routers and other items. The company may also provide system integration, …

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Lockheed Awards Harris $16M Networking Radio Order for Army WIN-T Program; Sheldon Fox Comments

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has awarded a $16 million follow-on contract to Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) to supply more than 100 highband networking radio systems for the U.S. Army‘s warfighter information network – tactical‘s increment 2 program. The HNR system uses directive beam technology to enable high throughput over long …

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