Military Embedded Systems

Harris to provide secure tactical communications under Foreign Military Sales program


June 23, 2016

Mariana Iriarte

Technology Editor

Military Embedded Systems

ROCHESTER, N.Y. U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command (CECOM) officials selected Harris Corp. under a Foreign Military Sales (FMS) program to provide secure tactical communications solutions.

The follow-on indefinite delivery/ indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract spans over the next five years and has a ceiling value of $1.7 billion. Under contract, Harris will supply secure radio communications, tactical communication networks, and embedded encryption solutions.

Chris Young, president of Harris Communication Systems says, "the agreement will add to an already broad range of Harris communications products and services for international customers under the FMS program.”

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