LRAD® Corporation Announces $1.7 Million in Defense and Homeland Security Orders
SAN DIEGO, CA – June 11, 2019 – LRAD Corporation (NASDAQ: LRAD), a global leader in critical communication systems, today announced orders totaling $1.7 million for multiple systems from government agencies in Japan, Southeast Asia and the United States Military.
The orders include LRAD 100X MAG-HS kits and accessories for international deployment by the U.S. Military, LRAD 100X, LRAD 500X and LRAD 1000Xi systems under a follow-on homeland security order from Southeast Asia, and an LRAD 1000Xi systems order from Japan’s Coast Guard awarded after extensive testing and a competitive tender.
“Homeland security and defense forces in 72 nations are deploying LRAD systems to support the full spectrum of their missions and operations,” commented Richard S. Danforth, Chief Executive Officer of LRAD Corporation. “LRAD’s critical communication and escalation of force (“EOF”) capabilities are essential to changing threat behavior, protecting personnel and saving lives.”
LRAD systems broadcast attention-commanding voice messages and warning tones with exceptional clarity to communicate, and safely initiate and scale EOF. From combat and counterinsurgency to disaster response and humanitarian assistance, LRAD provides critical communication and EOF resources for homeland security and defense forces.
About LRAD Corporation
The Company’s proprietary Long Range Acoustic Devices® and advanced Genasys™ mass notification systems and mobile alert solutions are designed to enable users to safely hail and warn, notify and direct, prevent misunderstandings, determine intent, establish large safety zones, resolve uncertain situations, and save lives.
LRAD systems are in service in 72 countries around the world in diverse applications, including public safety, mass notification, defense, law enforcement, homeland and border security, critical infrastructure protection, fire rescue, incident management, maritime and port security, and wildlife control and preservation. For more information, visit visit LRAD.com.
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