Harris makes high-frequency radios for Marine Corps

ROCHESTER, N.Y., 10 March 2005. Harris Corp. has been awarded an Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract with a maximum value of $75 million to supply the U.S. Marines Corps with Harris Falcon(R) II HF radios, spares and training.

Mar 11th, 2005

ROCHESTER, N.Y., 10 March 2005. Harris Corp. has been awarded an Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract with a maximum value of $75 million to supply the U.S. Marines Corps with Harris Falcon(R) II HF radios, spares and training.

"Harris is proud of its long-standing relationship with the United States Marine Corps and this latest contract demonstrates their continued confidence in our combat-proven AN/PRC-150(C) radios," said Dana Mehnert, vice president and general manager of business development and operations, Harris RF Communications Division.

The AN/PRC-150(C) is the only HF radio with embedded communications security that has been certified for transmission of U.S. classified information. It is designed to meet the demanding security requirements of military forces around the world.

Harris RF Communications Division is a leading supplier of secure voice and data communications products, systems and networks to military, government, and commercial organizations worldwide. Harris Corp. is an international communications technology company focused on providing assured communications products, systems and services for government and commercial customers. The company's four operating divisions serve markets for government communications, tactical radio, broadcast, and microwave systems. Harris provides systems and service to customers in more than 150 countries. For more information, see www.harris.com.

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