May 4, 2015
R8000 Communications System Analyzer Product Line Now Manufactured and Sold by Freedom Communication Technologies
Kilgore, Texas – April 20th 2015, Freedom Communication Technologies (FCT) is pleased to announce that it has purchased the communication test equipment product line previously manufactured by General Dynamics, including its flagship product: The R8000 Communication Systems Analyzer.
FCT will continue engineering development and manufacturing for the R8000 product line, and in parallel will develop new products aimed specifically at the Land Mobile Radio (LMR) market. As evidence of its commitment to build on its industry-leading position in the LMR test market, FCT will double its engineering development staff over 2015.
“We already have the industry-standard platform,” said FCT CEO Ricardo Viloria. “We intend not only to build on that platform, but also to leverage the unmatched experience of our staff technologists to expand our presence into every aspect of the LMR market. We’ve assembled an...
Freedom Communication Hires Humphries
Freedom Communication Technologies (FCT) hired Mark Humphries as senior systems engineer for its line of LMR test equipment. Humphries worked for General Dynamics for nine years, most of which was in test equipment new product development and management, serving as test equipment product manager from 2012 through 2014....