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Exelis Awarded Follow-on Contract for Lockheed Martin’s JASSM 10/8/2014

SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 8, 2014 – Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has been awarded a follow-on contract from Lockheed Martin to manufacture composite missile bodies and structures for Lots 11 and 12 of the Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff ...


Exelis and Airbus Defence and Space modernize the way data is discovered 10/6/2014

BOULDER, Colo. , Oct. 6, 2014 – Exelis (NYSE: XLS) and Airbus Defence and Space have agreed to offer users of ENVI® ...


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 ...


Exelis receives multimillion dollar contract for Airbus A380 composite struts 7/30/2014

​SALT LAKE CITY,  July 30, 2014 – Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has been selected by Airbus to supply composite floor beam struts for the


Exelis achieves Boeing processor qualification status for its aerostructures business 7/15/2014

SALT LAKE CITY, July 15, 2014 – Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has received processor qualification designation from The Boeing Company for its composite design and manufacturing ...


Exelis expands its composite manufacturing capability, offers new product line 7/15/2014

SALT LAKE CITY, July 15, 2014 – Exelis (NYSE: XLS)  has licensed patented manufacturing technology from Belgium based Bodair S.A. to produce composite Struts, Tubes and Rods (STaR) for commercial and military ...


Exelis to highlight industry-leading airborne technologies at 2014 Farnborough Air Show 7/11/2014

MCLEAN, Va., July 11, 2014 —Exelis (NYSE: XLS) will highlight its industry-leading defense, security, and commercial solutions at the 2014 Farnborough Air Show ...


Exelis ranked No. 1 Top Performing Company by Aviation Week 5/12/2014

MCLEAN, Va., May 12, 2014 – Exelis (NYSE: XLS) was ranked No. 1 in Aviation Week’s 2014 Top-Performing Company study in the $1 billion to $5 billion revenue category.

The annual Aviation Week ...


Exelis receives contract worth more than $34 million from Sikorsky for key CH-53K helicopter components 2/25/2014

SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 25, 2014 — Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has been awarded a contract valued in excess of $34 million from Sikorsky to produce major structural airframe ...


Exelis selected to supply composite components for Boeing 787 Dreamliner 12/12/2013

​Salt Lake City, Dec. 12, 2013 - Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has been selected by Boeing to produce composite airframe substructures for the 787 ...


Points of Light, Exelis Action Corps celebrate Veterans Day with service 11/7/2013

Washington, D.C., Nov. 7, 2013 Points of Light, the largest organization in the world dedicated to volunteer service, and Exelis ...


Exelis awarded contract from Boeing for composite tank systems 11/1/2013

SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 1, 2013 - Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has been awarded a multi-year contract from The Boeing Company to produce advanced composite vacuum waste tank systems for use ...


Exelis highlights affordable, mission-critical technologies and solutions for US Air Force customers and industry partners at 2013 AFA Air & Space Conference 9/12/2013

​MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 12, 2013 – Exelis (NYSE: XLS) will display a wide variety of its airborne, space and cyber solutions for the U.S. Air Force at the Air Force Association’s Air and Space ...


ITT Exelis awarded $15 million contract for composite tail rotor blade assemblies on Sikorsky’s S-76D™ helicopter 7/25/2013

SALT LAKE CITY, July 25, 2013 — ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has been awarded a contract valued at more than $15 million from Sikorsky, a subsidiary of United ...


ITT Exelis receives Nadcap accreditation for aerostructures expansion 7/19/2013

SALT LAKE CITY, July 19, 2013 — ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has received Nadcap accreditation of its aerostructures composite design and manufacturing center for chemical processing, non-destructive inspection, composite fabrication ...


ITT Exelis receives composite structures contract for the Lockheed Martin Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile (JASSM®) 7/15/2013

SALT LAKE CITY, July 15, 2013 – ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) received a contract in excess of $10 million for Lot 10 production of composite missile bodies and structures for the baseline and extended-range versions of Lockheed ...


ITT Exelis completes first phase of composite aerostructures expansion 6/18/2013

SALT LAKE CITY June 18, 2013 — ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has completed the first phase of its expansion at its new composite design and manufacturing center in Salt Lake City, Utah. The facility, designed to meet the growing ...


ITT Exelis receives multimillion dollar contract from Lockheed Martin F-35 program 6/17/2013

SALT LAKE CITY, June 17, 2013 — ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has been awarded a multi-million dollar contract from Lockheed Martin to fabricate composite blade seal components for ...


Exelis sells fiberglass reinforced pipe (FIBERBOND®) business to Future Pipe Industries Group; will continue to focus company portfolio around strategic growth platforms 4/8/2013

MCLEAN, Va., April 8, 2013 – ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has sold its fiberglass reinforced pipe business, Specialty Plastics Inc., to Future Pipe Industries Group, headquartered in Dubai, UAE, as part of an ongoing plan ...


ITT Exelis opens new design and manufacturing center for composite aerostructures 8/16/2012

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 16, 2012 ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) celebrated the grand opening of its composite design and manufacturing center Thursday in Salt Lake City, Utah. The new facility ...