Collins Aerospace delivers networked communications airborne radio to Europe

Collins Aerospace, an RTX business, has delivered the first networked communications airborne radio to a European nation.

The Polish Ministry of Defense will equip its C-130H Hercules fleet with Collins’ TruNet™ AR-1500 new software-defined radio.

TruNet™ AR-1500 is the international variant of Collins’ U.S. ARC-210 radio providing the same frequency range and performance as the ARC-210 Gen6, with a selection of waveforms and expanded capabilities including L-Band and Link-22 data links for the direct commercial sale market.

It’s designed with the latest software defined radio tenets and architectures enabling proven, fully secure communication across the battlespace with the ability to be easily upgraded as needs and mission change.

Collins has been the market leader in airborne military communications for more than 25 years. The company delivers advanced and reliable communication technology, so customers have intelligent, cross-domain connectivity for their most important missions.

About Collins Aerospace

Collins Aerospace, an RTX business, is a leader in integrated and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry.

The 80,000 employees are dedicated to delivering future-focused technologies to advance sustainable and connected aviation, passenger safety and comfort, mission success, space exploration, and more.