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Exelis completes nationwide infrastructure upgrade of FAA’s NextGen aircraft tracking system 4/21/2014

​Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) technology deployed nationwide, on schedule

HERNDON, Va., April 21, 2014 – Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has completed a nationwide infrastructure ...


Exelis deploys Symphony® data and application suite at Boston Logan International Airport to improve aircraft and airport safety and efficiency 3/10/2014

HERNDON, Va., March 10, 2014The Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport) has renewed and expanded its contract with Exelis (NYSE: XLS) to deploy a comprehensive ...


Spirit Airlines selects Exelis aircraft surveillance solution for fleet tracking 3/3/2014

​Solution provides critical network for enabling real-time operational decision-making

HERNDON, Va., March 3, 2014 - Spirit Airlines has selected the Exelis (NYSE: ...


Exelis promotes Dr. Pamela Drew, leader of the company’s Information Systems business, to executive vice president 2/20/2014

MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 20, 2014 - Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has promoted Dr. Pamela Drew, who joined Exelis in January 2013, to the role of executive vice president. Drew ...


Airservices Australia extends Exelis C4i contract to provide voice communications system to airports 2/10/2014

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Feb.  10, 2014 - Exelis C4i, a business unit of Exelis Inc. (NYSE: XLS), has been awarded a contract extension by Airservices Australia ...


Exelis to showcase leading technologies at the Singapore Airshow 2014 2/7/2014

MCLEAN, Va., Feb. 7, 2014 - Exelis (NYSE: XLS) will showcase its industry-leading aerospace, defense and security technologies at the 2014 Singapore Air Show (@SGAirshow) ...


Grand Rapids, Mich., selects Exelis C4i radio dispatch console system for its emergency communications centers 12/5/2013

​HERNDON, Va., Dec. 5, 2013 - Exelis C4i, a business unit of Exelis Inc. (NYSE: XLS), has been selected by the City of Grand Rapids, Mich., ...


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 C4i provides comprehensive communications system to leading oil and gas company 11/4/2013

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Nov. 4, 2013 - Exelis C4i, a business unit of Exelis Inc. (NYSE: XLS), has been selected by Woodside Energy ...


Exelis to display ready-now affordable solutions and new technologies for the U.S. Army and international customers at 2013 AUSA Annual Meeting 10/15/2013

MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 15, 2013 - Exelis Inc. (NYSE: XLS) will display a wide variety of its defense solutions at the 2013 Association of the United States Army (AUSA) Annual Meeting and Exposition in Washington, ...


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 ...


Exelis airport ground vehicle surveillance solution to enhance surface safety at Denver and St. Louis Airports 7/23/2013

HERNDON, Va., July 23, 2013Denver International Airport (DEN), Colo., and Lambert–St. Louis International Airport (STL), Mo., airports will use ...


ITT Exelis selected by Aireon for data processing component of space-based air traffic surveillance system 6/17/2013

HERNDON, Va., June 17, 2013– ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has been awarded a $42 million contract by Aireon LLC to provide the Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast ...


ITT Exelis wins $788 million contract to operate and protect critical U.S. military networks in Southwest and Central Asia 6/4/2013

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., June 4, 2013 – ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has been awarded a U.S. Army contract to continue to provide information technology operations and maintenance support to the U.S. Army in Southwest and Central Asia. The ...


Exelis C4i to deliver interoperable communications system to the Port of Darwin 6/3/2013

MELBOURNE, Australia, June 3, 2013 Exelis C4i, a business unit of Exelis Inc. (NYSE: XLS), has been selected by Australian Maritime Systems to provide its SwitchplusIP® port and harbor ...


ITT Exelis selected for NASA Deep Space Network subcontract by Jet Propulsion Laboratory 5/22/2013

HERNDON, Va., May 22, 2013 - The Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) has selected ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) to provide maintenance, operations, and engineering services for ...


ITT Exelis to highlight leading aerospace and defense capabilities at SOFIC 5/14/2013

MCLEAN, Va., May 14, 2013 ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) will showcase industry-leading technologies at the 2013 Special Operations Forces Industry ...


ITT Exelis announces Excellence in Action award recipients 3/12/2013

MCLEAN, Va., March 11, 2013 – ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) honored the individuals and teams who received the highest form of recognition given by the company during an awards presentation, here, Thursday.


FAA certifies ITT Exelis airport ground vehicle transmitter device 2/11/2013

HERNDON, Va., Feb. 11, 2013 – The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has certified the ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) vehicle movement ...


ITT Exelis completes acquisition of C4i Pty. Ltd. 1/31/2013

HERNDON, Va., Jan. 31, 2013 – ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has completed its acquisition of C4i Pty. Ltd. (C4i) from the Longreach Group ...


Exelis names Dr. Pamela Drew as president of its Information Systems business 1/17/2013

MCLEAN, Va., Jan. 17, 2013 – Exelis Inc. (NYSE: XLS) has appointed Dr. Pamela Drew as president of its Information Systems business area, based in Herndon, Va.  Drew replaces ...


ITT Exelis announces agreement to acquire C4i Pty. Ltd. 12/10/2012

Acquisition adds advanced communications software to air traffic management portfolio; Investment expands global reach in Asia Pacific

HERNDON, Va., Dec. 10, 2012 – ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has signed ...


ITT Exelis provides upgraded noise and flight tracking system to Sarasota Bradenton International Airport 11/26/2012

NextGen surveillance improves analysis and fidelity of existing noise and operations monitoring system

HERNDON, Va., Nov. 26, 2012Sarasota ...


ITT Exelis provides upgraded noise and flight tracking system to Greater Orlando Aviation Authority 10/1/2012

HERNDON, Va., Oct. 1, 2012 – The Greater Orlando Aviation Authority (GOAA) has entered into an agreement with ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) to upgrade its noise and flight tracking systems ...


ITT Exelis and Metron Aviation partner to integrate air traffic management technologies for airports and airlines 9/10/2012

HERNDON, Va., Sept. 10, 2012 – ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) and Metron Aviation are collaborating to develop a joint product offering, Symphony® ...


ITT Exelis keeps lines of communication open with NASA’s Mars Curiosity mission 8/15/2012

MONROVIA, Calif., Aug. 15, 2012 – Operated by ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) for the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), the Deep Space Network (DSN) communications ...


U.S. Air Force selects ITT Exelis to provide rapid cyber solution development and technology transition 7/30/2012

HERNDON, Va., July 30, 2012 – ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has been awarded the Agile Cyber Technologies (ACT) indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract by the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL). The award ...


ITT Exelis releases Symphony® OpsVueTM v. 1.8 to improve airport and airline operations 7/11/2012

HERNDON, Va., July 11, 2012 – ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has released a significant enhancement to its advanced aircraft flight tracking and situational awareness system.  Symphony ...


Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority selects ITT Exelis for airport operations management solution 6/4/2012

HERNDON, Va., June 4, 2012 – ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has been awarded a contract by the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA) for the use of its Symphony® ...


Embry-Riddle to access ITT Exelis flight-tracking data for academic research and analysis 5/29/2012

HERNDON, Va., May 30, 2012 – Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) have entered into a licensing agreement for Exelis to provide its real-time, ...


Small Business Administration awards ITT Exelis Eisenhower Award for Excellence 5/23/2012

HERNDON, Va., May 23, 2012– The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has selected ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) Information ...


ITT Exelis sponsors Women in Aerospace Conference 5/23/2012

McLEAN, Va., May 23, 2012 – For the third consecutive year, ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) is the overall sponsor of the Women in Aerospace (WIA) conference, which is  taking place Friday, June 1, 2012, in Arlington, Va. ...


Alumni-Profile: Judy-L.-Smith M.B.A.-’96 5/1/2012

This article, written by Robert S. Blanchey, was published on April 7, 2012, in the University of Baltimore ...


Philadelphia International Airport launches ITT Exelis Symphony OpsVue flight tracking and situational awareness system 4/30/2012

HERNDON, Va., April 30, 2012 – Under an agreement with Philadelphia International Airport, ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) is providing the airport with its Symphony® ...


ITT Exelis, BAE Systems and L-3 Form Joint Venture to Pursue U.S. Air Force Launch and Test Range Support Contract 4/17/2012

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., April 17, 2012 – A newly formed joint venture -- IBL JV, LLC (IBL) -- will bid on the U.S. Air Force Space Command’s planned Launch and Test Range System Integrated Support Contract, or LISC. ...


ITT Exelis cross-domain solution approved for deployment on U.S. government networks 4/2/2012

ROME, N.Y., April 2 , 2012 - A secure cross-domain information sharing solution developed by ITT Exelis (NYSE:XLS) and the Air Force Research ...


ITT Exelis fields enhanced Symphony OpsVue v. 1.7 to improve airport and airline operations 3/7/2012

HERNDON, Va., March 7, 2012 – ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has released a significant enhancement to its advanced flight tracking and situational awareness system. Symphony OpsVueTM ...


ITT Exelis announces leadership team for building FAA’s Next Generation Data Communications System 1/9/2012

Airlines, aircraft manufacturers and aerospace corporations lead effort to modernize pilot-controller communications, making flying safer, more dependable and ‘greener’
 
HERNDON, Va., Jan. 9, 2012 — ...


ITT Exelis executive Judy Smith named to Women in Aerospace Board of Directors 12/14/2011

HERNDON, Va., Dec. 14, 2011 - Judy Smith, vice president of business development for ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) Information Systems division, has been appointed to the board of directors ...


ITT launches new flight tracking application for Alaskan airspace 10/4/2011

Web-based flight data visualization service enhances safety and efficiency
 
HERNDON, Va., Oct 4, 2011 – ITT Corporation (NYSE: ...


Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University to purchase ITT’s OpsVue flight tracking and situational awareness system 10/3/2011

Application uses real-time FAA NextGen data to make flight operations more efficient

HERNDON, Va., Oct. 3, 2011 – ITT Corporation (NYSE: ITT) has signed a two-year agreement with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical ...