Asian military orders Harris C4I products

July 8, 2010 at 6:15 PM
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ROCHESTER, N.Y., July 8 (UPI) -- An unidentified Asian nation is to receive C4I systems from the Harris Corporation under a $99 million deal, the company said Thursday.

It said the order for its new multi-level system for command and control, communications, computers and intelligence, include the company's Falcon III and Falcon II tactical radios, including the RF-7800S Secure Personal Radio, RF-7800M Multiband Networking Radio, RF-7800V VHF Combat Net Radio, RF-7800W High-Capacity Line-of-Sight Radio and the RF-5800H High Frequency Radio.

"The orders demonstrate Harris' unique ability to provide total system solutions based on our extensive portfolio of world-class communications products," said Andy Start, president, international business unit, Harris RF Communications.

"Our systems provide built-in security and interoperability and integrate with our broad offering of mission applications that are enabled by the improved bandwidth and reliability of our networking products. With this impressive technology set, we're able to deliver on both today's requirements and tomorrow's emerging needs."

The Falcon II RF-5800H features Automatic Link Establishment data rates up to 9,600 bps with advanced error-free protocols, an embedded GPS receiver, Mixed-Excitation Linear Predictive digital voice, Citadel encryption, digital Electromagnetic Counter-Counter Measure techniques and an inbuilt Internet Protocol Interface.

Additional information on the contract wasn't disclosed.

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