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Company Overview of L-3 Communications Security and Detection Systems, Inc.

Company Overview

L-3 Communications Security and Detection Systems, Inc. provides security detection systems. Its products include advanced personnel and aviation checkpoint screening solutions, cargo screening systems, explosives detection systems, explosives trace detection products, metal detectors, and X-ray systems. The company also offers maintenance and support services, including training, technical support, in-house repair, and spare parts services. Its products are used in advanced personnel, air cargo, aviation checkpoint, checked baggage, and critical infrastructure screening, as well as cargo and border security applications. The company offers its products through a sales and distribution netwo...

10E Commerce Way

Woburn, MA 01801

United States

Founded in 1989

108 Employees





Key Executives for L-3 Communications Security and Detection Systems, Inc.

Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Vice President of Operations
Senior Director of Cargo Product Line
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

L-3 Communications Security and Detection Systems, Inc. Key Developments

Vivid Technologies Appoints Freddie Achom as Non-Executive Chairman

Vivid Technologies has named Freddie Achom as its new Non-Executive Chairman. As part of the company's plans to expand into the Middle East telecoms sector and other developing markets. Achom has been brought on to advise Founder Omer Khan and the Vivid board. The appointment follows a recent joint venture exclusive agency distribution agreement between the company and Kuwait-based Media Phone Plus that will serve the Kuwait, Bahrain and Iraq region of the Middle East. Freddie Achom comes with a wealth of experience within the venture investment and financial services sector. He is the CEO and Founder of Rosemont Group Capital Partners who last year invested in the company alongside Sunbridge Ventures, Telefonica and Conrad Labs.

L-3 Communications Security & Detection Systems Inc. Wins $2,679,519 Federal Contract

L-3 Communications Security & Detection Systems Inc. won a $2,679,519 federal contract from the U.S. Department of the Interior's Interior Business Center for R&D on common viewer systems.

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