Harris Wants In, But JTRS Says 117G Radio Does Not Meet Requirements (Updated)

/ July 5, 2010 at 5:00 AM
( Editor's Note: A letter to the editor regarding this story was posted on Aug. 3, and is reprinted at the bottom. ) Harris Corporation has been aggressively pursuing business for its AN/PRC 117G radio for several months, hoping to break into the manpack portion of the government's Joint Light Tactical Radio System and challenging General Dynamics, the official contractor for the manpack radio program. Harris officials say their commercial model is the answer to the government's scheduling delays...

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