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Harris Corporation Completes Acquisition of Exelis 5/29/2015

​Creates Significantly Greater Scale and Strengthens Core Franchises

MELBOURNE, Fla., May 29, 2015 — Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) today completed its previously announced acquisition of Exelis Inc. ...


Exelis, Korea Aerospace Research Institute complete review of new satellite imager that will improve weather forecasting 5/27/2015

ROCHESTER, N.Y., May 27, 2015 – The Korea Aerospace Research Institute (KARI) has completed a multi-disciplinary design review of the Exelis-built (NYSE: XLS) Advanced ...


Exelis monitors Illinois site for carbon dioxide emissions 5/27/2015

ROCHESTER, N.Y., May 27, 2015 – Exelis (NYSE: XLS) is monitoring a site in Illinois for possible carbon  dioxide (CO₂) emissions as part of a program funded by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of ...


Exelis awarded blanket purchase agreement by Department of Interior 5/26/2015

​BOULDER, Colo., May 26, 2015 – The Department of Interior (DOI) has awarded Exelis (NYSE: XLS) Visual Information Solutions (Exelis VIS) a Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) to acquire ENVI software and maintenance. ...


Exelis shareholders approve acquisition by Harris Corporation 5/22/2015

MCLEAN, Va., May 22, 2015 – Exelis Inc. (NYSE: XLS) announced today that its shareholders approved the merger agreement providing for the acquisition of Exelis by Harris Corporation during its special meeting of shareholders ...


Exelis, UrsaNav, the Department of Homeland Security and the U.S. Coast Guard enter agreement to trial ground-based position, navigation and timing signal 5/22/2015

HERNDON, Va., May 22, 2015 – Exelis (NYSE: XLS), UrsaNav, Inc., the Department of Homeland Security’s Science and Technology Directorate (DHS ...


Japan Meteorological Agency releases video showing improved imagery from Exelis-built advanced weather satellite instrument 5/22/2015

​Images of typhoon, sea ice and volcanic dust show instrument’s versatility

ROCHESTER, N.Y., May 22, 2015 – The Japan Meteorological Agency released comparative imagery taken by the advanced Exelis-built ...


Exelis, Leidos continue work to counter future radar threats 5/19/2015

CLIFTON, N.J., May 19, 2015 – Exelis (NYSE: XLS) and Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) have been selected to continue to evolve advanced technology ...


Exelis to showcase naval, undersea capabilities at IMDEX Asia 2015 5/18/2015

CHESAPEAKE, Va., – May 18, 2015 – Exelis (NYSE:XLS) will highlight a sophisticated portfolio of naval and undersea technologies at the 2015 IMDEX ASIA International Maritime Defense Exhibition and Conference, booth K24, ...


Exelis achieves factory acceptance testing for Aireon LLC’s global aircraft surveillance data processing and distribution ground system 5/18/2015

The AireonSM system will enable continuous space-based monitoring of aircraft

HERNDON, Va., May 18, 2015 – Exelis (NYSE:XLS), a leading provider of critical network solutions, has achieved ...