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Raytheon Receives Exelis Encryptors for GPS OCX

TYSONS CORNER, VA April 17, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has turned over six upgraded ground encryptors to Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) for insertion into the GPS OCX as part of the U.S. Air Force GPS modernization initiative, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Exelis said Wednesday the subcontract work also includes encryptors …

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Joe Rambala: Exelis-Airbus Team to Combine Tech for F-16 Missile Warning Functions

Exelis (NYSE: XLS) will combine its electronic warfare system technology with Airbus Group‘s AAR-60(V)2 Missile Launch Detection System for Fighters under a teaming agreement to deliver missile warning functions to the F-16 Fighting Falcon. Joe Rambala,  vice president and general manager of Exelis’ integrated electronic warfare systems business, said Monday the combined offering is available both domestically and …

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Exelis to Equip Pakistan’s Defensive Electronic Warfare System; Joe Rambala Comments

Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has received a $9 million order from the U.S. Air Force for spare electronic warfare components, adding to their $53 million contract in December 2011 to supply EW systems to Pakistan. The company said Tuesday the spare components are for the ALQ-211 Advanced Integrated Defensive Electronic Warfare …

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Exelis Deploys F-16 Electronic Warfare Tech For AF Foreign Sales; Joe Rambala Comments

Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has built electronic warfare equipment for F-16 fighter jets under a series of U.S. Air Force foreign military sales agreements with five international partners. The Advanced Integrated Defensive Electronic Warfare Suite has been certified for operational use in the F-16 programs of Chile, Turkey, Poland, Oman and Pakistan, …

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Exelis Wins Potential $125M Navy RF Defense Systems Contract; Joe Rambala Comments

ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has won a potential $125 million contract to build countermeasures for the U.S. Navy to detect radio frequency threats against aircraft. The AN/ALQ-214 is part of a defensive electronic countermeasures system intended for the F/A-18 C/D Hornet and F/A-18 E/F Super Hornet planes, Exelis said Thursday. …

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Exelis to Build Lockheed F-16 RF Illuminator; Joe Rambala Comments

ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has won a $9.4 million contract to build radio frequency transmitters for the F-16 fighter jet, built by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT). Lockheed intends for Exelis’ continuous wave illuminator subsystem to help the F-16’s fire control radar and computer control semi-active missiles find targets, Exelis said …

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Rich Sorelle Promoted to Exelis Electronic Systems Lead

Rich Sorelle, former ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) vice president and general manager of integrated electronic warfare systems, has been promoted to president of the electronic systems division. The 16-year company veteran and former Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) executive will be responsible for the division’s performance, strategy, leadership and customer relations, …

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