Harris Corporation Receives Order from German Ministry of Defence for Falcon III AN/PRC-117G Wideband Manpack Radios

AN PRC 152 Appl tcm26-12066

Highlights:
• Harris to provide AN/PRC-117G manpack radios to Germany for next-generation tactical communications.
• German Bundeswehr will deploy radios for improved interoperability, simultaneous voice and data transmissions and wideband networking capabilities.
• Six countries now utilizing the Falcon III AN/PRC-117G.

MELBOURNE, Fla., and ROCHESTER, N.Y., March 31, 2011 — Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS), an international communications and information technology company, has received a $1.6 million order from the Bundeswehr, the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Germany, for Falcon III® AN/PRC-117G (http://www.rfcomm.harris.com/capabilities/tactical-radios-networking/an-prc-117g/default.asp) multiband manpack radio systems. This order brings to six the number of countries that have adopted the AN/PRC-117G to provide defense personnel with next-generation tactical communications capabilities such as wideband networking.

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