Harris Corporation Receives USD28M in Orders from Latin American Nation

Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS), an international communications and information technology company, has received $28 million in orders to supply Falcon tactical radios to a nation in Latin America. The radios will be used to provide a mission-critical tactical communications system to counter drug smuggling and other international cross-border criminal activities.

The nation is acquiring Falcon III ® RF-7800S Secure Personal Radios and RF-7800V Combat Net Radios, along with Falcon II ® RF-5800H High Frequency Radios for improved communications interoperability between U.S. and partner forces.

"Harris radios provide users with enhanced command and control and situational awareness for real-time decision-making and set the standard for reliability and interoperability,’’ said Brendan O’Connell, president, International Business, Harris RF Communications. “These capabilities are crucial for a well-coordinated response to illicit drug trafficking and other challenges addressed by the nation’s security forces.’

Source: Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS)
Date: Dec 27, 2013