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Exelis, Iridium, DISA Demo Satellite-Based Tactical Comms Service; Mark Adams Comments

The U.S. Defense Information Systems Agency has collaborated with Exelis and Iridium Communications to test a satellite-based communications service designed to connect military and intelligence personnel anywhere across the globe. Exelis, Iridium and DISA demonstrated the push-to-talk voice and data exchange service for the agency’s  Distributed Tactical Communication System, Exelis …

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Executive Profile: Lisa Simeon, Exelis Info Systems VP of HR

Lisa Simeon serves as vice president of human resources for the information systems division of Exelis and is based in Herndon, Virginia. Simeon is responsible for all HR aspects of the division and leads a team of 50 human resources professionals in strategic initiatives and programs in leadership development, talent acquisition, employee relations, compensation and …

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Executive Profile: Leah Lackey, Communications & Marketing Director at Exelis Information Systems

Leah Lackey serves as the communications and marketing director at Exelis‘ information systems division in Herndon, Virginia, where she oversees corporate and executive communications, marketing, public relations and brand positioning. She is also in charge of the company’s thought leadership, employee engagement, corporate philanthropy and crisis and change management functions such as …

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Japan Preps Launch for Satellite with Exelis Weather Imager; Eric Webster Comments

The Japan Meteorological Agency has set a Tuesday launch for the Himawari-8 weather satellite outfitted with an Exelis ABI-class imager. Exelis said Monday that it modified the advanced baseline imager technology it developed for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to create the advanced Himawari imager. The AHI meteorological imaging instrument …

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Exelis Reaches New ADS-B Milestone for FAA NextGen Project

Exelis has completed a round of milestones for the Federal Aviation Administration’s flagship program designed to help modernize air traffic control in the country. The company said Sept. 25 that it has delivered more than the required surveillance coverage for the Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast system while staying within cost obligations. Exelis …

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Profile: Stan Griswold, Exelis Info Systems VP For Strategy, Business Development

Stan Griswold serves as vice president of strategy and business development at Exelis‘ information systems unit. Griswold leads business development activities for an organization that works in air traffic management, networks, information, defense technologies, systems engineering and integration. He has worked to develop unit’s resource allocation strategies, as well as align business development with independent …

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Executive Profile: Patrick Carr, Exelis VP and GM of C3 Systems for the Info Systems Division

Patrick  Carr serves as the vice president and general manger of command, control and communications (C3) systems for the information systems division of ITT Exelis.  In this role, Carr is responsible for performance, strategy, leadership and customer relations for the C3 Systems business area. He joined ITT Industries, now Exelis, in …

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Executive Profile: Edward Sayadian, Exelis Civil & Aerospace Systems VP

Ed Sayadian serves as vice president of civil and aerospace systems within Exelis’ information systems division, where he oversees performance, strategy and customer relations. Sayadian leads Exelis’ initiatives to manage the Federal Aviation Administration’s Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcasting program, part of the FAA’s effort to fulfill air transportation needs in the …

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Exelis Subsidiary, NASA Ink Analysis Software BPA; Jaye Lampe Comments

An Exelis subsidiary has signed a blanket purchase agreement with NASA to provide image and data visualization analysis software packages for the agency’s climate research projects. Exelis Visual Information Solutions and NASA intend for the agreement consolidate more than 800 separate contracts into one annual transaction, Exelis said Monday. The agreement covers …

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