McLEAN, Va., June 5, 2012 — ITT Exelis
(NYSE: XLS) will showcase its industry-leading defense technologies at the 2012 Eurosatory International Exhibition June 11-15, 2012, in Paris, France.
This will be the company’s first appearance at Eurosatory as ITT Exelis, following its spin-off from ITT Corporation
in October 2011. As a standalone company, Exelis is more agile in anticipating customers’ evolving needs and in providing affordable capabilities and ready-now, high-technology solutions to military, government and commercial customers around the world. Exelis is a leader in networked communications, sensors, air and ground electronic warfare, composites, air traffic solutions, information and cybersolutions, space and in C4ISR (command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance).
“Eurosatory is the only international show focusing entirely on land defense and security, and we are looking forward to exhibiting our innovative and ready-now technologies to our customers and partners,” said Bob Durbin, vice president of Exelis Government Relations. “A top priority for us is to proactively help our customers by identifying problems and providing affordable, innovative, mission-critical solutions. We work closely with our customers and partners to address their evolving needs and today’s global security challenges.”
Exelis will highlight technologies from three core growth areas -- electronic warfare and communications, sensors-to-decisions and large data communication networks, to include:
The Exelis display will be at Hall 6, Booth J400. Follow Exelis on Twitter to get updates on the latest developments and news at the show @ITTExelis.
About ITT Exelis
ITT Exelis is a diversified, top-tier global aerospace, defense and information solutions company with strong positions in enduring and emerging global markets. Exelis is a leader in networked communications, sensing and surveillance, electronic warfare, navigation, air traffic solutions and information systems with growing positions in cyber security, composite aerostructures, logistics and technical services. The company has a 50-year legacy of innovation and technology expertise, partnering with customers worldwide to deliver affordable, mission-critical products and services for managing global threats, conflicts and complexities. Headquartered in McLean, Va., the company employs about 20,500 people and generated 2011 sales of $5.8 billion. www.exelisinc.com