News from Paris Air Show : Lockheed Martin Selects Harris Corporation to Upgrade F-35 Lightning II Mission System Avionics

The new F-35 Lightning II Mission System Avionics will net several significant upgrades:

  • Increases F-35 data storage, display processing, and throughput
  • Extends Harris’ expertise in ruggedized open systems COTS military avionics technology
  • Builds on company’s proven track record with F-35 platform and avionics systems

The technology development phase begins June 2017, followed by a system qualification phase in early 2019, and a subsequent 5-year production contract phase.

Harris Corporation, headquartered in Melbourne, Florida, is a leading technology innovator, solving customers’ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect.

Harris supports government and commercial customers in more than 100 countries and has approximately $6 billion in annual revenue.

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