May 3, 2018

Harris Corp. of Rochester, New York, was awarded a $21,000,000 maximum, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, single award contract for the sustainment of handheld (AN/PRC-152(v)5/6 and AN/PRC-152A(v)1/2) and manpack (AN/PRC-117G(v)3) radios and associated spare parts, accessories, repairs, training, spares management and engineering services in support of U.S. Special Operations Command (SOCOM). The work will be performed at Harris Corp. and SOCOM mission units with an expected completion date of May 2023. Fiscal year 2018 operations and maintenance funds in the amount of $13,700 are being obligated at time of award. The contract was awarded as a sole source contract.

February 24, 2017

Harris Corp., Clifton, New Jersey, has been awarded a $24.9 million cost-plus-fixed–fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the Integrated Demonstrations and Applications Laboratory (IDAL) Research Program. Contractor support includes leading-edge system-of-systems warfare applications and advanced technology development; IDAL simulation functions to rapidly develop, integrate, mature, transfer and transition critical technologies; and weapon system development technology readiness assessments and operational assessments. Work will be performed at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, and is expected to be completed by February 24, 2021.

February 26, 2016

Harris Corp., Melbourne, Florida, is being awarded a $10,276,458 modification to a previously awarded, firm-fixed-price contract (N00039-13-C-0001) to exercise an option for Commercial Broadband Satellite Program systems, including two Force Level Variant (FLV) dynamic shipboard systems, three FLV dual antenna/dual channel systems and one FLV dynamic shipboard system with radar cross-section reduction. Work will be performed in Melbourne, Florida, and is expected to be completed by January 30, 2017.

September 28, 2015

Harris Corp., Rochester, New York, has been awarded a maximum $12,245,098 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for high-frequency full loop antennas. This is a five-year contract with no option periods. This was a sole-source acquisition using justification 10 U.S. Code 2304 (c)(1). Location of performance is Georgia, with a Sept. 25, 2020, performance completion date. Using military customer is Army. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2015 Army working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland (SPRBL1-15-D-0027).


September 1, 2014

Harris IT Services Corp., Herndon, Virginia was awarded a ceiling $450 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity hybrid contract (firm-fixed-price, fixed-price-award-fee, cost-plus-fixed-fee and cost reimbursement contract line items) for services to provide engineering, maintenance, and program management support for the Crisis Management System. The Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization-National Capital Region, Fort Meade, Maryland is the contracting activity (HC1047-14-D-4006).

March 3, 2014

Harris Corp., Palm Bay, Fla., is being awarded an $11,164,184 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (N00039-13-C-0001) for Commercial Broadband Satellite Program Force Level Variant (FLV) terminal systems. The Commercial Broadband Satellite Program FLV terminal system is used to provide the Navy with terminal-to-shore, space and terrestrial connectivity to significantly increase throughput of data; improve satellite communications reliability; and provide redundancy for military satellite communications. The FLV terminal systems are deployed on CVN, LPD-17 class and T-AHs ships.

September 16, 2013
George I. Seffers

Harris Information Technology Services Corp., Dulles Va., has been awarded a $65,083,169 modification (P00122) to previously awarded contract FA2550-08-C-8011. The contract modification exercises an additional one year of operations, maintenance and logistics support of the Air Force Satellite Control Network and maintenance and logistics support of Global Positioning System (GPS) antenna sites world-wide. It also supports various communications, operations, software and related support services for the 50th Space Wing, Schriever Air Force Base, Colo., and the 50th Space Wing's geographically separated units in the United States and foreign locations. 


Jerry Howe has joined Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP, Washington, D.C., as a partner in the Government Contracts and Aerospace & Defense Practices.

November 9, 2012
George I. Seffers


September 17, 2012
George I. Seffers

Harris IT Services Corporation, Colorado Springs, Colorado, is being awarded a $65,419,729 contract modification to the Network and Space Operations Maintenance contract for services required to operate, maintain and logistically support U.S. Air Force Space Command’s 50th Space Wing mission. The contracting activity is 50 Contracting Squadron, Schriever Air Force Base.  

August 24, 2012
By George Seffers

Harris Corporation, Rochester, New York, was issued a contract modification on contract. The award is a firm fixed price, indefinite delivery and indefinite quantity, sole-source contract with a maximum $35,528,960 for radio components. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Land, Aberdeen, Maryland.

February 24, 2012
By George Seffers

Harris Corporation, Lynchburg, Virginia, is being awarded a firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity base year contract plus four options years with a possible maximum value of $49 million for the procurement of Marine Corps enterprise land mobile radio, multi-band radio subscriber units consisting of portable, mobile, and base station radios with various accessories. The Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Virginia, is the contracting activity.

August 19, 2011
By George Seffers

Harris Corporation, Government Communications Systems Division, Melbourne, Florida, is being awarded an approximate $8 million contract modification for the full rate production and support of 125 digital map computers for the U.S. Navy and the governments of Kuwait, Malaysia, and Finland. In addition, this modification provides for the procurement of 49 digital video map computers for the U.S. Navy and 52 extension housings for the governments of Kuwait, and Malaysia, in support of multiple aircraft platforms. The U.S. Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

July 29, 2011
By George Seffers

Harris Corporation, Rochester, New York, is being awarded an approximate $29 million firm-fixed-price delivery order for support to the Air Force Tactical Air Control Party Modernization Program. The equipment being purchased includes the AN/PRC-117G man-pack radio and accessories. Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane Division, Crane, Indiana, is the contracting activity.

July 22, 2011
By George Seffers

Harris Information Technology Services Corporation, Dulles, Virginia, is being awarded a more than $64 million contract modification for the network and space operations and maintenance, maintenance and logistics support to be provided to Air Force Space Command's 50th Space Wing.

February 11, 2011
By George Seffers

Harris Corporation has received a $9 million order from the U.S. Army for high-frequency radios for use in the Army's Joint Biological Point Detection System (JBPDS). Harris will provide Falcon II 400-watt AN/PRC-150(C) high frequency systems to JBPDS, which is designed and deployed to detect and identify biological warfare agents. The AN/PRC-150(C) automatically communicates alerts to headquarters over high frequency radio links when the system detects the presence of biological agents.

July 28, 2010
By George Seffers

Harris Corp., Rochester, New York, was awarded a $78.5 million contract for Foreign Military Sales of radio base stations, vehicle mounts, and man packs to the government of the Philippines.  The U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command Acquisition Center, Fort Monmouth, New Jersey, is the contracting activity.

May 14, 2010
By Henry Kenyon

The U.S. Defense Department has awarded Harris Corporation a $139 million order to provide additional Falcon II AN/VRC-104 high-frequency tactical radios to equip Joint Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicles. The radios will be installed in new standard-sized MRAP vehicles and MRAP All-Terrain Vehicles (M-ATVs).

February 26, 2010
By Henry Kenyon

Harris Corporation has been selected as one of seven contractors to supply the Department of Justice with Project 25 (P25) radios under an Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract with a potential value of $750 million. Under the five-year contract, Harris joins a group of companies whose products meet established P25 criteria.

February 1, 2010
By Henry Kenyon

Harris Corporation has been awarded a five-year, $26 million contract to provide managed information technology (IT) solutions to the Air National Guard Network and regional operations and security centers. Under the contract, the company will provide Tier III support for all facets of the enterprise IT system such as applications, infrastructure, vulnerability assessment, directory services, boundary protection and messaging.