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Ultra Electronics, TCS’ Receives $3.9M Contract Award from Canadian Forces for Band IV Radios

MAY 2014, TUE 27

May 27, 2014 - Montreal, Canada — Ultra Electronics, TCS is pleased to announce that it has received an order from Public Works & Government Services Canada for a quantity of 60 Band IV Radio Frequency Units (RFU) along with antennas and other ancillaries for the Canadian Forces.

The new Band IV RFU will provide high throughput at long range line-of-site communication equipment completing the Canadian Forces’ multiband transportable kits already capable of Band I and Band III operation.
The total value of the contract is $3.9M CDN and all deliveries are expected to be completed before the end of 2014.

Iwan Jemczyk, President, Ultra Electronics, TCS, commented: “We are proud to support the Canadian Forces evolving toward a more capable and operationally flexible communication network while being fully interoperable with already fielded AN/GRC-245A/B HCLOS radios assets.”

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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