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Ultra Electronics, TCS, Receives Order from Major System Integrator

NOVEMBER 2016, TUE 15

Ultra Electronics TCS, based in Montreal Canada have been awarded a $11.9m contract to provide Ultra ORION radios in support of a large multi-phase program in the Middle East.

The ORION multi-mission, software defined radio system will be deployed to support a mobile tetra base-station backbone. The capability provides secure point-to-point, point-multipoint and mesh radios as well as Wi-Fi device access to establish robust wide area high-capacity networks; the system supports comprehensive video, imaging, voice and data high capacity long range transmission between all assets.

Iwan Jemczyk, President of Ultra Electronics TCS commented: “Securing this program is a great team achievement . The Ultra ORION is one of the most versatile and advanced radio systems available. Its multiple radio channels, small Swap and library of waveforms allow it to adapt to any mission and environment’’

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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November 15, 2016 - Montreal, Canada — Ultra Electronics, TCS announced today that it has received a substantial order to supply Ultra ORION X500 radios, through a strategic collaboration with a major system integrator, for a large Middle-Eastern military program.

The ORION radio system is a multi-mission software-defined platform that, in its most complete form, combines secure military point-to-point, point-multipoint and mesh radios as well as Wi-Fi device access capability to establish robust wide area high-capacity networks. The system supports comprehensive video, imaging, voice and data high capacity long range transmission between all military assets.

“The Ultra ORION is one of the most versatile and advanced radio systems available. Its multiple radio channels, small Swap and library of waveforms allow it to adapt to any mission and environment” said Iwan Jemczyk, President, Ultra Electronics TCS. “We are proud to work with large integrators to provide the ORION systems to nations around the globe”.

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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