Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS) has received National Security Agency (NSA) Type-1 certification for the Harris Falcon III RF-300H wideband HF manpack radio system, the company said.
The Type-1 certification enables transmission of classified images, maps and other large data files from beyond-line-of-sight environments in a compact, lightweight package.
The Harris RF-300H manpack delivers data up to 10 times faster and is 20 percent smaller and lighter than previous radios. It also provides a reliable alternative to satellite communications for beyond line-of-sight voice and data communications.
Harris is a technology innovator, solving customers´ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. It supports government and commercial customers in more than 100 countries and has approximately USD 6bn in annual revenue.