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Exelis receives $8 million Army order for night vision equipment 9/12/2014

ROANOKE, Va., Sept.  12, 2014 – Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has been awarded a contract valued at $8 million to provide the U.S. Army with Generation 3 night ...

Exelis highlights airborne, space and cyber solutions at 2014 AFA Air & Space Conference 9/11/2014

MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 11, 2014 – Exelis (NYSE: XLS) will display a wide variety of its industry-leading technologies and solutions at the Air Force Association’s Air and Space Conference and ...

Second Exelis high-resolution imager for GOES-R weather satellite finishes environmental testing 9/11/2014

Advanced Baseline Imager is 6 months ahead of schedule for delivery

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Sept. 11, 2014 – Exelis (NYSE: XLS) announced the second flight unit of the Advanced Baseline Imager ...

Exelis GPS threat detection technology now includes improved capabilities 9/10/2014

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Sept. 10, 2014 – Based on customer use and feedback, Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has improved its Signal Sentry® ...

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Exelis is a diversified, top-tier global aerospace, defense, information and services 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 about 17,000 people and generated 2013 sales of $4.8 billion.

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