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Exelis to produce additional carriage and release systems for F-35 Lightning II 1/28/2015

AMITYVILLE, N.Y., Jan. 28, 2015 – Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has received a low rate initial production (LRIP) contract from Lockheed Martin Corp. to continue supplying pneumatic carriage and release ...

Exelis Information Systems President Pamela Drew selected to Wash100 as strategic government contracting leader 1/27/2015

HERNDON, Va., Jan. 27, 2015 – Exelis Executive Vice President and President of Information Systems Pamela Drew has been inducted into the

Exelis wins interim redesign contract for US Navy’s tactical jammer 1/26/2015

CLIFTON, N.J., Jan. 26, 2015– Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has received a U.S. Naval Surface Warfare Center contract valued at $15.3 million to perform essential sustainment work ...

Exelis to produce carriage and release systems for MQ-9 Reaper 1/21/2015

AMITYVILLE, N.Y., Jan. 21, 2015 – Exelis (NYSE: XLS) recently received a follow-on contract valued at more than $27 million from General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. ...

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Exelis is a diversified, top-tier global aerospace, defense and information solutions company that leverages a 50-year legacy of deep customer knowledge and technical expertise to deliver affordable, mission-critical solutions for global customers.  We are a leader in positioning and navigation, sensors, air traffic management solutions, image processing and distribution, communications and information systems, and focused on strategic growth in the areas of critical networks, ISR and analytics, electronic warfare and composite aerostructures. Headquartered in McLean, Va., Exelis employs approximately 10,000 people and generated 2013 sales of $4.8 billion.

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