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Harris gets USD82m in orders for Falcon III wideband tactical radios

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) said it has received USD82m in orders from an international customer for radio communication systems that enable enhanced command and control and real-time situational awareness.

The nation´s armed forces are acquiring Falcon III RF-7800H wideband high-frequency and RF-7800V very-high-frequency radios in handheld, man-portable, vehicular and tactical base station configurations. These systems provide wideband tactical networking to the edge of the battlefield, as well as interoperable line-of-sight and beyond-line-of-sight voice and data communications. The systems allow forces to communicate securely and more immediately with their command structure, enabling more informed decisions.

Harris is an international communications and information technology company serving government and commercial markets in more than 125 countries. Headquartered in Melbourne, Florida, the company has approximately USD5bn of annual revenue and about 14,000 employees. Its website is at


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