Harris Corporation to Honor Richard Buckley of RF Communications with Prestigious Fellow Award
A 25-year veteran of Harris, Buckley is being honored for his technical expertise, leadership skills, and innovative, continuous contributions in achieving and sustaining Harris Corporation’s leadership position in the tactical radio market. His radio communications designs have set the industry standard for multiband RF performance. In addition, Buckley is among the key technical contributors to the success of Harris Falcon II(R) and Falcon III(R) multiband manpack radios.
“Harris tactical radios have long been the solution of choice for superior performance and reliability on the battlefield,” said
Each year, the company reviews candidates for the Harris Fellow award. Selection is based upon having achieved significant contributions to the state-of-the-art in communications technology; recognition in the industry among peers; a demonstration of technical depth, breadth, and leadership; mentoring of others in the industry; and continuous contributions of importance to Harris.
“Rich has played an integral role in several new product innovations, including the new Falcon III radios, which provide front-line military forces with streaming video and real-time reconnaissance information for a more broad, accurate, and safe view of the total battlefield,” added Lance.
Buckley received a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from
In addition to the Harris Fellow award, Harris is also recognizing 32 individuals and 12 teams for significant technical and engineering accomplishments during the past year. Categories include industry recognition; product and process innovation; reuse innovation; and publication in technical journals, presentations, and the chairing of conferences.
Harris RF Communications is the leading global supplier of secure radio communications and embedded high-grade encryption solutions for military, government and commercial organizations. The company’s Falcon family of software-defined tactical radio systems encompasses manpack, handheld and vehicular applications. Falcon III is the next-generation of radios supporting the U.S. military’s Joint Tactical Radio System (JTRS) requirements. Harris RF is also providing the Unity family of multiband radios for public safety and government.
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