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Ultra Electronics, TCS Awarded Contract for AN/GRC-245

MARCH 2016, TUE 01

February 29, 2016 - Montreal, Canada— Ultra Electronics, TCS has received multiple orders exceeding $2 million for spares, repair services and “Gold Standard Modules” for the AN/GRC-245 radio.

The orders will provide support for the thousands of AN/GRC-245 radios being used in the field by multiple US Department of Defense organizations such as WIN-T, MRC-142 and Patriot.

Iwan Jemczyk, President of Ultra Electronics, TCS, stated: “The AN/GRC-245 radio continues to provide reliable communication capabilities to the US Department of Defense and solves network challenges of increased bandwidth demands at the tactical edge”.

The AN/GRC-245 radio provides full-duplex operation in Band 1 (225 to 400 MHz), Band 3+ (1350 to 2690 MHz) and Band 4 (4400 to 5000 MHz). The radio consists of a baseband unit (BBU) containing the modem and power supply, a dual-band (Band 1 & 3+) RF unit (RFU) and/or a Band 4 RFU.

About Ultra Electronics, TCS
Part of the Ultra Electronics Group, TCS provides advanced and vertically integrated C4ISR and EW systems for ground, airborne and naval applications around the globe. Ultra Electronics, TCS is headquartered in Montreal, Canada with facilities in Ottawa and the United States. Its products and services play a major role in the C4ISR and EW ecosystems for defence, security and public safety applications. Ultra Electronics, TCS supplies high-capacity communications, IP networking, C2 support, ISR network convergence, electronic & signal intelligence and electronic counter measure solutions.

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