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Exelis launches airspace surveillance and sense-and-avoid tool for unmanned aerial system operations in the US 4/23/2015

​HERNDON, Va., April 23, 2015 – Exelis (NYSE:XLS) has launched its first airspace situational awareness tool designed specifically for unmanned aerial system (UAS) operations in the US.  ...

Exelis named Military Times ‘Best for Vets’ employer for second consecutive year 4/22/2015

​MCLEAN, Va., Apr. 22, 2015 – Exelis (NYSE:XLS) was named to the

Exelis delivers encryptors for GPS OCX 4/15/2015

ROCHESTER, N.Y., April 15, 2015 – Exelis (NYSE: XLS) delivered six enhanced ground encryptors, which will improve information security for the Global Positioning System’s ...

Exelis now offers right-sized, high-resolution satellite systems 4/15/2015

ROCHESTER, N.Y., April 15, 2015 - Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has evolved its industry-leading capabilities in large space-based imaging systems to a full portfolio of

Company Profile

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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