Cobham Receives USD $39 million Order for Electronic Warfare Systems from Harris

Harris Corporation has awarded Cobham with a series of orders worth approx USD 39 million for RF Microelectronics that support a leading edge Electronic Warfare program. The order will be managed by the Cobham Advanced Electronics Solutions division of Cobham.

The order will be developed at the San Jose and San Diego locations of Cobham Microelectronic Solutions. Cobham’s technology and manufacturing strategies allow for high levels of technical performance in demanding environments while meeting the affordability objectives of customers and end markets.

Harris' Electronic Warfare program provides self-protection capability against surface-to-air and air-to-air radar guided threats by detecting, identifying and managing electronic countermeasure responses to radar threats. Its EW technology provides customers with a penetrating view of the threat landscape, protection against sophisticated, ever-changing and future threats and the ability to harness the electromagnetic spectrum for a persistent tactical advantage. From multi-spectral situational awareness and highly accurate threat warning to sensor fusion and countermeasures capabilities, Harris EW provides the critical edge that saves lives, protects equipment and enables mission success.