[SatNews] "Providing precise navigation as well as coordination of vehicles in critical situations is an important tool that helps keep soldiers oriented wherever they operate.”
KVH Industries, Inc., (Nasdaq: KVHI) announced that it has received a $4.3 million order for its TACNAV tactical navigation systems from a new customer, who is a major defense contractor that provides armored vehicles for an international military client.
With a short delivery requirement, shipments for this order are expected to be substantially completed in the fourth quarter of 2014.
KVH’s Guidance and Stabilization Group Executive VP Dan Conway said, “Providing precise navigation as well as coordination of vehicles in critical situations is an important tool that helps keep soldiers oriented wherever they operate.”
KVH’s TACNAV military vehicle navigation systems provide unjammable precision navigation, heading, and pointing data for vehicle drivers, crews, and commanders. TACNAV can also serve as a heading and position source for situational awareness.
TACNAV systems are currently in use by the U.S. Army and Marine Corps, as well as many allied customers including Canada, Sweden, Great Britain, France, Germany, Spain, Egypt, Botswana, Australia, New Zealand, Saudi Arabia, Taiwan, Romania, Poland, Turkey, Malaysia, Switzerland, South Korea, Singapore, Brazil, and Italy.