Exelis wins $80M contract to provide Turkey with electronic warfare systems

Exelis has won an $80 million contract to provide electronic warfare equipment, spares and support services to the Turkish Air Force.

The base value of this contract is $36 million.

Exelis will provide the Advanced Integrated Defensive Electronic Warfare Suite systems, which will protect Turkey’s F-16 fighter jets from a range of threats, the company said in a release.

Work will take place in Clifton, N.J.

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Mark Hoover is a senior staff writer with Washington Technology. You can contact him at mhoover@washingtontechnology.com, or connect with him on Twitter at @mhooverWT.

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