Ultra Electronics, TCS to deliver Ultra ORION Radio Systems to a Major West European NATO Customer

October 15, 2015 - Montreal, Canada — Ultra Electronics, TCS announced today that it received an initial order to supply Ultra ORION X500-G radio systems to a European country for customer validation.

Part of the ORION family, the X500-G tri-channel radio provides high-capacity backhaul for air defense and tactical networks interconnecting C4ISR elements. It can operate simultaneously in multiple bands (NATO full band 3/3+/4 and ISM 2.4/5.8 GHz), offers a large portfolio of waveforms (including line-of-sight, non line-of-sight, point-to-point, point-to-multipoint, mesh), best-in-class ECCM protection and jamming resilience.

Iwan Jemczyk, President, Ultra Electronics TCS, commented: “This order confirms the increased demand for a high capacity multichannel platforms that support the growing need of higher data throughput for C4ISR operations. We are proud that our ORION X500-G radio was chosen to fulfill this customer’s requirements for high-capacity communications.”

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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