BAE Systems has selected Harris Corporation´s (NYSE:HRS) advanced electronic warfare transmitter technology to help protect the US Air Force Special Operations AC/MC-130J aircraft from electronic threats, the company said.
The contract was awarded during the fourth quarter of Harris´ fiscal 2017.
Harris´ phased array antennas will provide the transmit capability for BAE´s electronic warfare countermeasure systems. The active, electronically scanned arrays use next-generation semiconductor technology and provide fast, agile beam pointing and high reliability.
Harris Corporation is a technology innovator, solving customers´ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris supports government and commercial customers in more than 100 countries and has approximately USD 6 billion in annual revenue. The company is organized into three business segments: Communication Systems, Electronic Systems and Space and Intelligence Systems. Learn more at harris.com.