[ASDWire]-- Ultra Electronics - Tactical Communication Systems has been awarded a contract valued at CDN $10 M by its Korean strategic partner company, Huneed Technologies, for tactical military radios for the Republic of Korea. (Montreal, March 13, 2009) Ultra Electronics -Tactical Communication Systems Division (Ultra TCS) is pleased to announce that it has concluded a contract valued at almost CDN $10 million for its frequency hopping line of sight AN/GRC-512(V) military tactical radio with Huneed Technologies, its manufacturing licensee in the Republic of Korea.
Ultra TCS has enjoyed a strong cooperative relationship with Huneed for many years, and to date has been awarded contracts related to the sale of the AN/GRC-512(V) radio for the Korean military market in excess of CDN $ 150 million.
About Ultra Electronics
Ultra Electronics is a group of specialist advanced technology businesses that design, manufacture and support electronic and electromechanical systems, sub-systems and products for defense, security, aerospace and transport applications worldwide.
Ultra Electronics employs 3500 people in the UK and North America, focuses on high integrity sensing, control, communication and display systems with an emphasis on integrated information technology solutions. The Group concentrates on obtaining a technological edge in niche markets, with many of its products and technologies being market leaders in their fields.
Ultra’s products and services are used on aircraft, ships, submarines, armoured vehicles, surveillance systems, airports and transport systems around the world. Ultra also plays an important role in supporting prime contractors by undertaking specialist system and sub-system integration using the combined expertise of the Group’s businesses.
About Ultra – Tactical Communication Systems
Ultra-TCS is one of more than 20 companies within the Ultra Electronics Group.
It has been delivering tactical radios for more than 30 years and has fielded more
than 30,000 radios over its history, making Ultra-TCS the premier global supplier
of high-reliability, re-deployable tactical radios. Ultra-TCS also manufactures and supplies a suite of Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) systems.