Harris Corp. Receives $21M Intl Order for Falcon Tactical Radios

HARRIS1Harris Corp. has received a $21 million order from a NATO country for the delivery of Falcon multiband tactical radios.

The unnamed country will use the Falcon III AN/PRC-117G manpack and AN/PRC-152A handheld radios for its Army and special forces, Harris announced Monday.

“Falcon III enables high-bandwidth applications such as streaming video, simultaneous voice and data feeds, collaborative chat, connectivity to secure networks and interoperable combat net radio,” said Brendan O’Connell, Harris RF Communications president of international business.

Harris noted that it has shipped more than 45,000 Falcon III radios, designed for wireless tactical communications and situational awareness, to the Department of Defense and allied forces in more than 15 nations.

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