Griffon subsidiary Telephonics has received a subcontract from Oshkosh‘sÂ defense segmentÂ to provide the NetCom vehicle intercommunications systems for the future U.S. Army and Marine CorpsÂ Humvee replacementÂ Joint Light Tactical Vehicle.
Telephonics said Tuesday NetCom works to provideÂ crew intercommunications and radio management systems for up to 20 users.
NetComÂ also featuresÂ noise cancellation technology to optimize audio intelligibility and protect the hearing functions of users, Telephonics added.
Mike Beltrani, vice president and general manager for communications and surveillance systems at Telephonics, said Netcom offers what he called aÂ “system-in-a-box” designÂ and has been tested in battle.
Oshkosh Defense isÂ contracted to build 17,000 JLTV vehicles for the program’s three-year low-rate initial production phase.