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Exelis Aerostructures, Manufacturing Center Wins Nadcap Accreditation; Mike Blair Comments

ITT Exelis has been accredited through a cooperative industry rating system for the company’s aerostructures composite design and manufacturing center. Nadcap appraised Exelis’ chemical processing, non-destructive inspection and composite fabrication systems, Exelis said Friday. The Performance Review Institute administers the Nadcap program for aerospace and defense companies. Mike Blair, vice president …

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Exelis to Design Surface Ship Electronic Warfare Tech

ITT Exelis has won a potential $65 million contract to design and install an electronic warfare system for U.S. Navy surface warships, Military & Aerospace Electronics reported Tuesday. John Keller writes Exelis’ electronic systems division and the Naval Research Laboratory in Washington will jointly develop technology to protect vessels against …

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Exelis Expands Aircraft Composite Facility

ITT Exelis has expanded its Salt Lake City-based composite design and manufacturing facility as part of a multi-phase development plan intended to meet demand in the military and commercial aviation sectors. Exelis installed an automated tape layer for the fiber placement and precision hand lay-up system to develop components for …

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Exelis to Build Lockheed F-35 Blade Seal Components

ITT Exelis has won a multi-million contract to manufacture components for Lockheed Martin‘s F-35 fighter jet in support of low rate initial production contracts for all variants through 2015. Lockheed selected Exelis to build the composite blade seal components needed to assemble the planes, Exelis said Monday. Exelis will process …

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Exelis to Build Air Traffic Surveillance Components for Aireon; Pamela Drew Comments

ITT Exelis has won a $42 million contract to build data processing and distribution components for Aireon LLC‘s space-based aircraft surveillance infrastructure. Aireon, an Iridium Communications–NAV Canada venture, intends to utilize hosted payload on Iridium satellites designed for aircraft control and monitoring, Exelis said Monday. Exelis will operate and maintain …

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