PARIS — French electronics giant Thales Group announced a deal Dec. 7 to acquire tactical satellite communications terminal maker Tampa Microwave, a privately held U.S. company that will operate as a subsidiary of Clarksburg, Md.-based Thales Communications, a Thales USA company. The acquisition is expected to give Thales Communications the ability to support growing demand by the U.S. Defense Department for wideband voice, video and data technology at the tactical level. “Tampa ...


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