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  • David Fastabend Comments On Exelis $300M AF Cyber R&D Contract - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    David Fastabend Comments On Exelis $300M AF Cyber R&D Contract

    ITT Exelis will provide research and development services to the U.S. Air Force as a prime contractor through a potential $300 million contract, the company announced Monday. The company is one of three large businesses holding prime positions on the Agile Cyber Technologies contract, along with CACI International and L-3 Communications. David Fastabend, vice president […] More

  • Exelis Prime On Proposed $200M Radar Landing Sale - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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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 sale goes through, the country […] More

  • EADS Teams with Exelis, General Dynamics to Provide Federal Security Solutions; Rich Sorelle Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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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 president of Exelis Electronic Systems, […] More

  • Executive Spotlight: Stan Griswold, ITT Exelis VP of Strategy, Business Development, Information Systems - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Spotlight: Stan Griswold, ITT Exelis VP of Strategy, Business Development, Information Systems

    Stan Griswold Jr. joined ITT Exelis as vice president of strategy and business development for the information systems division in June 2010. He oversees growth and market-focused resource allocation strategies for the advanced systems and technologies provider. He recently spoke with ExecutiveBiz about how his technical background has helped him transition into upper management positions […] More

  • Exelis Attending Its First Paris Defense, Tech Conference; Bob Durbin Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Exelis Attending Its First Paris Defense, Tech Conference; Bob Durbin Comments

    ITT Exelis is attending an international defense and technology conference in Paris for the first time since its October spinoff from ITT Corp., Exelis announced Tuesday. Eurosatory, scheduled for June 11 through June 15, is the only international show focusing entirely on land defense and security, said Bob Durbin, vice president for government relations. The […] More

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    Exelis Team Launching New Nebulizer Sterilization System

    ITT Exelis has teamed with Altapure, LLC to deploy a new model of their portable nebulizer disinfection system, Exelis announced Tuesdeay. The launch follows a seven-year development phase in which the two companies joined to produce a system that eradicates viruses, bacteria, spores and fungi in less than 10 minutes, according to the companies. Exelis […] More

  • Exelis To Help Dulles Airport Track Flights; Ted Carniol Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Exelis To Help Dulles Airport Track Flights; Ted Carniol Comments

    ITT Exelis has won a contract from the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority to provide software for tracking and managing flights at Dulles International Airport, the company announced Monday. Version 1.7 of the program includes customizable two and three-dimensional models of airspace, runways and gates, the company said. Airports will use the program to calculate taxi […] More

  • Executive Spotlight: David Fastabend, Exelis Advanced Information Systems VP - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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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 and how organizations could benefit […] More

  • Exelis Wins SBA R&D Partnership Award; Mike Wilson Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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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 on Tuesday. During remarks at […] More

  • Exelis Developing Airport Approach Steps For FAA NextGen; Michael Huerta Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Exelis Developing Airport Approach Steps For FAA NextGen; Michael Huerta Comments

    ITT Exelis will develop, design, implement and maintain approach procedures at five airports for the Federal Aviation Administration. The FAA said it selected Exelis as a prime contractor through a competitive process on the System Engineering 2020 contract, part of the agency’s NextGen air traffic control program. The McLean, Va.-based technology contractor will work with subcontractor Naverus, a […] More

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    Lockheed Integrates GeoEye Satellite Imaging Payload, Bus; Carl Alleyne Comments

    Lockheed Martin and GeoEye continue to forge ahead on their schedule for developing an imagery satellite for the government, according to Carl Alleyne, GeoEye's vice president of engineering. Lockheed announced Tuesday the company had integrated the spacecraft bus and imaging payload, delivered to Lockheed by ITT Exelis, for the GeoEye-2 imaging satellite.  The bus is the […] More

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