Harris gets USD11m order for Falcon III tactical radios

Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS) said it has received a USD11 million order from a nation in the Middle East to supply the Harris RF-7800 series of Falcon III® multiband, multimission radios as part of a continued modernization effort.

The order was booked and shipped during the fourth quarter of Harris´ fiscal 2015.

The order includes the RF-7800H-MP wideband tactical manpack radio, which delivers expanded data capabilities in long-range, beyond-line-of-sight environments; and the RF-7850M-HH multiband networking handheld radio, the first international radio to offer wideband communications and mobile, ad-hoc networking along with legacy narrowband waveforms.

Harris provides advanced, technology-based solutions that solve government and commercial customers´ mission-critical challenges. The company has approximately USD8 billion in annual revenue and about 23,000 employees — including 9,000 engineers and scientists — supporting customers in more than 125 countries.