L3 Technologies Integrates Commercial Aviation and Security Solutions Units to Better Serve Customers

by L3 Technologies on 06/17/2019

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., June 17, 2019 – L3 Technologies has integrated its Commercial Aviation Solutions (CAS) and Security & Detection Systems (SDS) sectors to streamline its product and services portfolio, providing airlines and airport security operators a single channel for evaluating and purchasing critical aviation and support systems. Effective immediately, the company’s SDS and MacDonald Humfrey (MacH) businesses are part of L3 Commercial Aviation.

“Together, Commercial Aviation and Security & Detection Systems bring a unique set of capabilities to our customers worldwide, truly meeting their curb to cockpit requirements,” said Alan Crawford, President of L3 Commercial Aviation. “The integration of these units will drive greater organizational and market alignment while increasing efficiencies, accelerating growth and adding customer value. As a single provider of diverse, critical aviation and airport security systems, L3 is transforming the way we do business, which will benefit our customers.”

L3’s Security & Detection Systems is a leading supplier serving the aviation, transportation, government and critical infrastructure markets. L3 MacH provides turnkey system solutions in the automation of baggage handling and installation of airport security systems around the globe. The integration combines those businesses with L3’s full suite of services in commercial aviation, including the development and management of next-generation avionics and pilot training solutions.

This integration is the latest evolution of L3’s offering in commercial aviation and a key component of its growth strategy, enabling further synergies associated with increased scale, market adjacency and common customers. The integration also will leverage the strategic use of data across the business’s services, creating a unique value proposition for customers.

About L3 Commercial Aviation
L3 Commercial Aviation provides holistic solutions across a wide range of services to the commercial aviation industry. From check-in to touchdown, L3 Commercial Aviation’s integrated solutions work to make air travel safer, more efficient and more effective. Its expertise extends across on-aircraft avionics, integrated airport security and complete pilot training offerings. It combines products and services from L3’s Aviation Products, Commercial Training Solutions, and Security & Detection Systems business units, as well as ACSS, a joint venture of L3 and Thales. To learn more about L3 Commercial Aviation, please visit the company’s website at www.L3CommercialAviation.com.

About L3 Technologies
With headquarters in New York City and approximately 31,000 employees worldwide, L3 develops advanced defense technologies and commercial solutions in pilot training, aviation security, night vision and EO/IR, weapons, maritime systems and space. The company reported 2018 sales of $10.2 billion. To learn more about L3, please visit the company’s website at www.L3T.com.

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