9 : L-3 Communications Corp.
Expanded Profile
Top 100 Revenue: $2,570,446,644
Defense revenue: $2,386,804,271
Civilian revenue: $183,642,373
2006 revenue: $12.4 billion
2006 earnings : $526.1 million
2005 revenue: $9.4 billion
2005 earnings: $508.5 million
Number of employees: 60000
Headquarters: New York City
Web address: www.l-3com.com
President/CEO: Michael T. Strianese, president and CEO
Ticker: NYSE: LLL
Lines of business: Command, control, communications, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, government services, aircraft modernization and maintenance and specialized products
Major customers: Army, Navy, NASA and Homeland Security Department
Major contracts/projects: L-3 works with the Army''s Intelligence and Security Command to manage translation and interpretation services for military operations in Iraq, Afghanistan and detention facilities at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. The company was also hired by the Army in 2006 to provide 17,000 mine detecting devices over the next 10 years for $300 million. The nine-pound device uses metal detection and ground penetrating radar to detect mines.
Previous Profile: 2006

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