Tag Archives: Brendan O’Connell

Harris Adds New IP Comm System Order to Intl Portfolio; Brendan O’Connell Comments

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has won a $42 million order from an international customer to provide an information system for commanders to communicate with warfighters in the field, the company announced Tuesday. The Integrated Tactical Area Communications System contains Internet Protocol-based systems and is designed for telephony, video teleconferencing, messaging, …

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Harris Names Brendan O’Connell President of International Tactical Comm. Business

  Harris Corp. has appointed Brendan O’Connell to be president of its RF Communications division’s international tactical communications business unit. George Helm will fill in O’Connell’s previous position as president of the division’s DoD business unit. GovConWire has more information on Helm’s appointment, here. Dana Mehnert, the division group president, described the two executives as …

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Harris Gets $16M Order from DoD for Falcon III AN/PRC-117G Manpack Radios

Harris Corporation has received a $16 million order from the U.S. Department of Defense for additional Falcon III AN/PRC-117G  manpack radio systems supplying DoD forces with line-of-sight and beyond-line-of-sight tactical communications. The smaller and software designed AN/PRC-117G delivers situational awareness through voice, wideband data and mobile ad-hoc networking. It is the first JTRS …

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Harris Corp Announces New Software

Harris Corp is announcing its release of the Falcon III AN/PRC-117G multiband manpack radio system software. The Adaptive Networking Wideband Waveform, which is currently deployed to Afghanistan in the AN/PRC-117G by various branches of the Defense Department, delivers greater capabilities for wideband tactical communications to the battlefield. The network allows …

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