The New Era of Manpack Radios

The CNHF Manpack radio is a software-defined radio capable of transmitting both voice and data communications. It’s designed to serve a number of use cases, all while being simple, secure and reliable to operate.

Manpack radio for governments, defence and security

KNL’s cognitive radios are the next generation HF radios offering highest performance, security and reliability for long-range communications. Our radio solutions adapt to the needs and requirements of modern military and security operations with fast and reliable data links in any operating environment. The CNHF Manpack radio is KNL’s new line of portable manpack radios.

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Manpack radio engineered with superior usability in mind


With the CNHF Manpack radio user can establish their own independent communication network ranging from a few kilometres to thousands of kilometres.

  • Cognitive
  • Military grade encryption
  • Operable from -40°C to +50°C


Lightweight and durable, tested against against harsh environmental conditions and physical stress.

  • Selects best HF channel automatically, without the intervention of the user.
  • Weight less than 4kg (without battery)


The CNHF Manpack radio has been through numerous tests.

  • Always secure and up-to-date
  • Intuitive user interface
  • Fast link establishment
  • Fully autonomous – independent from other networks and infrastructure

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