Harris Receives $25 M from NATO Nation for Tactical Wideband Radio Communications
- Supplying armed forces with manpack and handheld radios for battlefield communications
- Radios enable secure communications interoperability
- Broadens Falcon III radios as standard for interoperable tactical communications solutions
Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) has received a $25 million order from a NATO nation for Falcon III® manpack and handheld tactical radios. The radios will provide the country's armed forces with a secure, field-proven wideband tactical communications solution.
The nation is acquiring Falcon III AN/PRC-117G manpack and AN/PRC-152A handheld radios. Both radios are equipped with the Harris Adaptive Networking Wideband Waveform, which enables military forces to leverage advanced battle management applications such as collaborative chat, streaming video and intelligence collection.
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"Harris' field-proven Falcon III products and systems continue to meet the growing demands for wideband data and tactical networking in countries around the world," said Brendan O'Connell, president, Tactical Communications, Harris RF Communications. "Our radios seamlessly connect NATO and allied forces by making it easier to securely exchange voice, data and situational awareness, even while on the move."
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