Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) said it has received orders totaling USD18m for Falcon III manpack and handheld tactical radios from the US Special Operations Command (USSOCOM). The orders were received during the second quarter of fiscal 2014.
USSOCOM is acquiring more Falcon III AN/PRC-117G and AN/PRC-152A radios as it expands deployment of a SOCOM-accredited wideband tactical communications network. The network enables operators to send and receive tactical voice, video and data, resulting in enhanced situational awareness and intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR). In addition to advanced wideband data networking, the AN/PRC-117G and AN/PRC-152A provide users with interoperability through legacy narrowband waveforms.
Headquartered in Melbourne, Florida, Harris is an international communications and information technology company serving government and commercial markets in more than 125 countries. Additional information about Harris is available at harris.com.