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DARPA Taps Perspecta Labs for Long-Range Tactical Communications Work; Petros Mouchtaris Quoted

Petros Mouchtaris President Perspecta Labs

Perspecta’s applied research arm has received a potential 45-month, $18.5 million contract to develop a platform for long-range tactical radio communications under a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency program. Perspecta Labs will build, prototype and test an adaptive distributed array system that works with unmodified tactical waveforms and existing tactical radios as part of DARPA’s Resilient Networked Distributed Mosaic Communications program.

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TrellisWare-Led Team to Develop ‘Full Duplex’ Radio System for National Spectrum Consortium

TrellisWare-Led Team to Develop 'Full Duplex' Radio System for National Spectrum Consortium - top government contractors - best government contracting event

TrellisWare Technologies has secured a potential $15.7 million contract to develop a system for the National Spectrum Consortium to help address radio frequency planning challenges related to military and civilian communications. TrellisWare said Tuesday it will lead a multivendor team that includes Rockwell Collins and Kumu Networks in efforts to facilitate a same-frequency …

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Harris Adds Encryption Feature to Falcon III Radios

Harris Adds Encryption Feature to Falcon III Radios - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Harris has unveiled a communications security feature for the company’s Falcon III AN/PRC-117G manpack radio system. The Suite B encryption tool is designed to help military users of Falcon III switch between independent and U.S. or NATO networks, Harris said Tuesday. The company developed the technology to also integrate with additional waveforms designed for individual …

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DARPA to Host Proposers Day on Secure Info Exchange Via Handheld Device Program

DARPA to Host Proposers Day on Secure Info Exchange Via Handheld Device Program - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency will hold a proposers day on Jan. 31 in McLean, Virginia, to discuss a program that aims to develop a system that would facilitate secure exchange of sensitive information through a handheld device. DARPA said Tuesday it seeks to help deployed troops share classified information without the need to route …

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Thales Rolls Out Software-Defined Tactical Radio at Eurosatory 2016

Thales Rolls Out Software-Defined Tactical Radio at Eurosatory 2016 - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Thales has introduced at the Eurosatory 2016 trade exhibition a software-defined broadband tactical radio designed to support command, control, computers, communications and intelligence systems. The Thales-built Synaps radio communications platform is based on Contact, a software-defined radio that the French defense procurement agency ordered for use by the country's armed forces starting …

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Harris Nabs Two Orders From European Customer for Tactical Radio Supply

Harris Nabs Two Orders From European Customer for Tactical Radio Supply - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Harris has acquired two orders worth an estimated $29 million combined from an undisclosed European customer to provide Falcon tactical radios. The company will supply its Falcon product line, including AN/PRC-152A wideband networking handheld radios, AN/PRC-117G multiband networking manpack radios and AN/PRC-150C HF/VHF tactical radios as part of a standardization program that seeks to address …

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Rockwell Collins Tactical Radio Selected for Peru’s Seasprite Navy Helicopters

Rockwell Collins Tactical Radio Selected for Peru's Seasprite Navy Helicopters - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Peru’s navy has selected a Rockwell Collins-designed tactical radio for installation on the agency’s fleet of SH-2G Super Seasprite helicopters. The company said Thursday its Talon V/UHF tactical radios are built to give pilots secure voice and data communications for missions in areas such as surface and sub-surface maritime, blue water and littoral surveillance, and search-and-rescue …

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African Country Picks Harris for Tactical Radio Supply Contract; Chris Young Comments

African Country Picks Harris for Tactical Radio Supply Contract; Chris Young Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Harris Corp. will supply Falcon III tactical radios to an unnamed country in Africa under an $11 million contract. The contract covers the Harris-built RF-7800H-MP manpack radio, RF-7850M-HH handheld radio and the RF-7800V-HH VHF Combat Net Radio, Harris said Tuesday. The unnamed African country placed the order as part of its communications …

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