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Financial results

Exelis board approves $0.1033 per share dividend for the first quarter of 2014

The Board of Directors for Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has declared a cash dividend of $0.1033 per share for the first quarter of 2014. The dividend will be payable on April 1, 2014 to shareholders of record on March 14, 2014. The Board of Directors also set the date for the company’s 2014 annual shareholders meeting, […]

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Military equipment

Exelis to Upgrade Carriage and Release Systems on AV-8B Harrier Aircraft

Exelis (NYSE:XLS) has received a contract valued at more than $13 million from the U.S. Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) to supply upgraded carriage and release technology for the AV-8B Harrier aircraft. Exelis is a leading producer of pyrotechnic and pneumatic systems that allow aircraft to safely carry and release a variety of stores, including […]

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Military equipment

Exelis to supply transportable ground control approach radar systems to Poland

Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has received a contract valued at more than $76 million to provide mobile ground control approach capabilities to the Polish Air Force, Navy and Land Forces. This program will bring the number of Exelis radars in Poland to 14 as the company continues to extend its leadership in the growing field of […]

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Aerospace

Exelis delivers advanced weather satellite payload to commercial customer in Japan

Exelis (NYSE: XLS) is supporting Japan’s forecasting capabilities with the delivery of its first advanced weather satellite payload to Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, based in Japan. „Successful performance on and delivery of the Advanced Himawari Imager (AHI) is a key milestone for Exelis as we execute our environmental intelligence product business,” said Eric Webster, Exelis Geospatial […]

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Military equipment

Exelis to provide Estonia with transportable ground control approach radar

Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has received a contract valued at more than $8 million to provide transportable, precision ground control approach capabilities to the Estonian armed forces. The GCA-2020 radar system will enable Estonia Ämari Air base, one of NATO’s most modern bases, to support NATO exercises, contingencies and humanitarian efforts. With this contract, Exelis continues […]

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Military equipment

Exelis to provide transportable air traffic management system to Swedish armed forces

Exelis (NYSE:XLS) has received a contract valued at more than $7.5 million to provide transportable ground control approach capabilities to support Sweden’s Deployable Airfield Unit (DAU). With this contract, the company continues to extend its leadership in the growing field of intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance and analytics to serve the needs of customers in global markets. […]