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Exelis Prime On Proposed $200M Radar Landing Sale

ITT Exelis is a prime contractor on a proposed $200 million foreign military sale of radar landing systems, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency has told Congress. In a July 12 announcement, DSCA reported the government of Poland wants to buy nine ICAO Category II ground-controlled approach radar systems. If the …

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EADS Teams with Exelis, General Dynamics to Provide Federal Security Solutions; Rich Sorelle Comments

EADS North America, ITT Exelis and EADS Cassidian division announced Tuesday they will work together to develop and provide enhanced electronic warfare solutions. The three companies signed a memorandum of understanding at the Farnborough Air Show on Tuesday to explore new markets in electronic warfare systems and aircraft survivability equipment. Rich Sorelle, acting …

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Exelis Updates SpearNet Radio For September Software Release

ITT Exelis has updated its handheld radio systems to increase data transfer speeds and work during network slowdowns, the company announced Monday. The SpearNet systems atransfer voice, data and video through an ad hoc network system. Existing users will perform upgrades through a software download starting in late September. Exelis …

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Exelis Enters Licensing Agreement to Provide Flight-Tracking Application

ITT Exelis announced Wednesday it is bringing real-time, integrated next generation flight-tracking data to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. The Herndon, Va.-based firm said it has entered a licensing agreement with Embry-Riddle for its Symphony OpsVue application. The application monitors flight safety and efficiency through real-time air traffic control and surveillance. Exelis’ flight …

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Executive Spotlight: David Fastabend, Exelis Advanced Information Systems VP

David Fastabend serves as ITT Exelis' advanced information systems unit vice president, responsible for overseeing the business' performance, strategy, leadership and customer relations. Fastabend brings U.S. Army experience in strategic and operational focused commands. He recently spoke with ExecutiveBiz about how these experiences apply to his current position, market trends …

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Exelis Wins SBA R&D Partnership Award; Mike Wilson Comments

ITT Exelis' information systems division was recognized by the Small Business Administration for its use of small businesses as subcontractors, the company announced Wednesday. Mike Wilson, president for information systems, accepted the Dwight D. Eisenhower Award for Excellence in the research and development category on behalf of the company in Washington …

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Exelis Wins Air Force Encryption Contract; Chris Bernhardt Comments

ITT Exelis announced Tuesday it won a Air Force Cryptologic Systems Division contract to produce prototype self-encrypting devices. Exelis did not report financial details regarding the award. The McLean, Va.-based firm said the drivers will be used to protect data stored in mobile applications, including laptops and unmanned aerial vehicles. …

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