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EM Solutions Awarded Defence Satcom contracts for the Australian Defence Force

EM Solutions has been awarded two contracts, valued at AU$4M by BAE System Australia for supply of X-band and Ka-band RF equipment for use by the Australian Defence Force (ADF). EM Solutions will supply X-band RF equipment for the ADF tactical trunk communications system PARAKEET. The PARAKEET system has been deployed by the ADF in operational situations for many years. EM Solutions’ contract includes the supply of X-band SSPA and Up/Down Converters.

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About EM Solutions

EM Solutions, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Electro Optic Systems Holdings Limited, is a trusted technology developer of innovative microwave and on-the-move radio and satellite products that help to deliver high speed telecommunications anywhere in the world. The company’s principal activity is the design, assembly, test, and support of high end, broadband satellite transceivers and communications-on-the-move terminals for defence and government customers. For its unique innovation, EM Solutions has won numerous awards. In August 2018 EM Solutions won the Australian Department of Defence Essington Lewis Award for “SME Defence Team of the Year” for its collaboration with the Royal Australian Navy on the development of the Cobra Tri-band Maritime Terminal.

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