L-3 Communications Holdings
L3 Technologies, or L3, previously known as L-3 Communications Holdings,
is an American company
that supplies command and control, communications,
intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C3ISR) system and products,
training devices, instrumentation, aerospace, and navigation products. Its
main customers are the US Department of Defense, the Department of
Homeland Security, various
US Government intelligence agencies,
NASA, aerospace contractors, etc.
The company has it headquarters in Murray Hill,
New York City (USA) (previously: Camden).
The company was formed in 1997 as L-3 Communications, to acquire certain
business units from Lockheed Martin (which had previously been part of Loral
Corporation). These business units had previously belonged to Lockheed Martin,
Martin Marietta, General Electric (GE)
and RCA. The founding members were
Frank Lanza, Robert LaPenta and Lehman Brothers,
which accounts for the name L3.
In October 2018, it was announced that — subject to approval —
L3 would be merged with Harris Corporation in mid-2019 to become
L3 Harris Technologies, Inc.
The new company will be based in Melbourne (Florida, USA),
where Harris is currently headquartered.
L-3 equipment on this website
1997Paramax Systems Corporation
2000Raytheon, Training and Simulation Division
2001KDI Precicion Products
2001Litton Electron Devices
2002Raytheon, Aircraft Integration Systems
2002PerkinElmer Detection Systems
2003Ship Analytics, Inc.
2003BF Goodrich Avionics
2003L-3 Communications MAS (from Bombardier Aerospace)
2005L-3 Communication Combat Propulsion Systems
2005L-3 Communication MAPPS
2005Electron Dynamic Devices
2005Applied Signal & Image Technology
2006Advanced System Architectures
2012Thales Training and Simulation
2015CTC Aviation Limited (L3 Airline Academy)
2016MacDonald Humfrey (Automation)
2017Open Water Power
2018Merger with Harris Corporation
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