LAS VEGAS, NV—International Wireless Communications Expo 2017—March 29, 2017—Cobham AvComm announced today automated test and alignment capabilities for Harris P25 Radios, including the popular XL-200P, using the Cobham 8800SX Digital Radio Test Set. The XL-200P is a multiband portable radio that supports P25 communications on VHF, UHF, and 700/800 MHz spectrum.

“Cobham AvComm is pleased to support the automated test and alignment capabilities for Harris’ XL-200P radios,” said Lyndon Zielke, Sr Product Marketing Engineer. “Since the 8800SX provides fully automated tests to the OEM specification, Harris’ dealers and end users will now be able to perform fast, repeatable and very accurate test functions with minimal technical interaction. This new capability further shows our commitment to Harris and the Public Safety community to provide innovative test solutions for these next generation radios.”

Option 111 provides test and alignment of the Harris P25 XG-75 Series portables along with the P7300 and P5500 Radio Series. Option 117 provides test and alignment for the new Harris XL-200P portable multi-band radio.

The Cobham 8800SX is designed for maximum test efficiency. With the industry’s largest color touch-screen display, its unique “fast-stack” user interface, user-defined presets, customer frequency lists, and its ability to handle up to 125 W of direct power; test professionals can set up analog and digital meters and test functions.

Price and Availability
Delivery for the Harris P25 and XL-200P Options are expected in April 2017 and can be ordered as Option 111 and Option 117, respectively. These software options, like all options for the 8800SX, are field upgradeable. For more information about pricing, contact your local Cobham AvComm sales office by calling Cobham AvComm Sales at (800) 835-2352 or emailing avocmm.techsales@cobham.com.

About Cobham
Cobham protects lives and livelihoods with its differentiated technology and know-how, operating with a deep insight into customer needs and agility. The Group offers an innovative range of technologies and services to solve challenging problems in harsh environments across commercial, defense and security markets, from deep space to the depths of the ocean, specializing in meeting the growing demand for data, connectivity and bandwidth.
Employing more than 12,000 people on five continents, the Group has customers and partners in over 100 countries, with market leading positions in: wireless, audio, video and data communications, including satellite communications; defense electronics; air-to-air refuelling; aviation services; life support and mission equipment.

About Cobham AvComm
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We are a global leader in avionics, communications and synthetic test, monitoring and control for commercial, government and military applications.
Our integrated, portable solutions enable our customers to carry out simultaneous testing on-site, reducing downtime of mission critical platforms and increasing operational efficiency.

FOR PRINT AND ONLINE RELEASE: March 29, 2017
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Marketing Communications Specialist
Amy Lawrence
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Director of Sales - Americas Sector
Rob Barden
+1 316 529 5217
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