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July 29, 2015
Harris replacing satellite communications terminals
Melbourne, Fla. (UPI) Jul 20, 2015
As many as 80 strategic satellite communications terminals are being replaced by Harris Corporation under $45 million in U.S. Army task orders. The orders for advanced satellite communications terminals comes under the 2009 U.S. Army Modernization of Enterprise Terminals program, or MET, an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. Under this latest order, Harris will supply additional terminals, including large fixed X-/Ka-band terminals and small fixed X-/Ka-band terminals. Com ... read more

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