Tag Archives: tactical communications

Cubic Buys GATR, TeraLogics to Expand C4ISR, Satcom Portfolios; Bradley Feldmann Comments

Cubic Corp. (NYSE: CUB) has acquired GATR Technologies for $232.5 million and TeraLogics for $39 million in a push to grow Cubic’s defense systems business and expand its command, communications, control, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance offerings. Alabama-based GATR manufactures inflatable satellite communication and C4ISR terminals for deployment in remote environments, …

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Army Deploys Upgraded General Dynamics-Built Tactical Comms Network

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 18, 2015 — The U.S. Army has implemented the updated General Dynamics-built (NYSE: GD) Warfighter Information Network-Tactical system to support tactical voice, data and video communications, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Army said Tuesday the WIN-T Increment 1 upgrade includes tactical communications hardware consolidated into virtualized servers. About Executive …

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IAP Buys DRS’ Aviation, Tactical Comms Businesses; Doug Kitani Comments

IAP Worldwide Services has purchased the aviation and logistics,  and tactical communications and network solutions business units of DRS Technologies for an undisclosed sum. IAP said Wednesday it will combine the two acquired segments with its aviation and engineering solutions and national security programs units. Doug Kitani, CEO of IAP Worldwide Services, …

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Chris Marzilli: General Dynamics Expands MUOS Support With $13M Waveform Upgrade Contract

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) will support Mobile User Objective System waveform upgrades to provide the U.S. Army‘s AN/PRC-155 MUOS-Manpack radios with voice clarity and communications security functions under an estimated $13 million contract. The company said Tuesday it will also integrate the waveform into the PRC-155 radios, perform radio/waveform testing and provide field and training support. Chris …

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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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Harris Wins Special Operations Falcon Radio Orders; George Helm Comments

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has won $36 million in orders to supply tactical communications equipment to the U.S. Special Operations Command, intending to help personnel exchange information in real time during field operations. USSOCOM has acquired the Harris Falcon III AN/PRC-117G and AN/PRC-152A wideband radios with the goal of connecting soldiers to wireless …

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