MCLEAN, Va. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) will showcase its industry-leading technologies at the 2013 IDEX defense exhibition Feb. 17–22, in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Exelis will exhibit its affordable capabilities and ready-now, high-technology solutions for military, government and commercial customers around the world. Exelis is a leader in networked communications, night vision technology, sensors, air and ground electronic warfare, composites, air traffic solutions, information and cybersolutions, space and C4ISR (command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance).
In 2011, customers in the Middle East accounted for approximately 28% of Exelis international revenues with awards across a range of night vision, communications, electronic warfare, and C4ISR solutions.
“IDEX is a leading forum for customers seeking leading edge innovation for mission critical technologies,” said Bob Durbin, vice president of government relations for Exelis. “Exelis products and solutions have a global reputation for reliability, capability and affordability to support ever evolving global security requirements.”
Exelis will highlight proven, globally-deployed technologies that enable high functioning, secure data communications networks, and high performance night vision technology:
The Exelis display will be in the U.S. Pavilion, booth 03-A22 for those attending IDEX. Attendees and others can also follow Exelis on Twitter (@ITTExelis) to get updates on the latest developments and company news at the event.
About ITT Exelis
ITT Exelis is a diversified, top-tier global aerospace, defense and information solutions company with strong positions in enduring and emerging global markets. Exelis is a leader in networked communications, sensing and surveillance, electronic warfare, navigation, air traffic solutions and information systems with growing positions in cyber security, composite aerostructures, logistics and technical services. The company has a 50-year legacy of innovation and technology expertise, partnering with customers worldwide to deliver affordable, mission-critical products and services for managing global threats, conflicts and complexities. Headquartered in McLean, Va., the company employs about 20,500 people and generated 2011 sales of $5.8 billion. www.exelisinc.com