L3 Technologies (NYSE:LLL) announced today that its ProVision® 2 advanced passenger screening system has been purchased by the Istanbul Atatürk Airport. This sale brings the active installed base of the ProVision platform to 2,000 systems at security screening checkpoints worldwide.
“The deployment of our 2,000th ProVision is a significant milestone for the system and for global
airport security,” said Christopher E. Kubasik, L3’s President and Chief Operating Officer. “L3 will
continue to be at the forefront of checkpoint security by developing technologies to improve
screening by offering greater detection and analytics that optimize the passenger experience.”
Todd W. Gautier, L3’s Senior Vice President and President of its Electronic Systems business
segment, added, “In addition to meeting challenging regulatory standards, the ProVision delivers
solid operational performance by demonstrating high throughput and outstanding reliability and
uptime. We consistently offer world-class security solutions that provide a safe and efficient
experience for airline passengers.”
The ProVision platform is the industry’s leading solution for safe and efficient advanced personnel
screening. It detects a broad range of objects, both metallic and non-metallic, including weapons,
standard and homemade explosives, liquids, gels, plastics, powders, metals, ceramics and other
solids in accordance with both U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and European
Civil Aviation Conference (ECAC) specifications.
With systems deployed and supported around the globe, L3 Security & Detection Systems (L3
SDS) is a leading supplier of security screening solutions. For more than 30 years, L3 SDS has
developed and manufactured cutting-edge products using advanced technologies that include
networking; 3-D computed tomography; automated, conventional and high-energy X-ray;
radiation detection; active millimeter wave imaging; metal detection; and energetic trace
explosives detection. To learn more about L3 SDS, which is part of the Security & Detection
Systems sector within L3’s Electronic Systems business segment, please visit the company’s
website at www.L3T.com/sds.
Headquartered in New York City, L3 Technologies employs approximately 38,000 people
worldwide and is a leading provider of a broad range of communication, electronic and sensor
systems used on military, homeland security and commercial platforms. L3 is also a prime contractor in aerospace systems, security and detection systems, and pilot training. The
company reported 2016 sales of $10.5 billion.
To learn more about L3, please visit the company’s website at www.L3T.com. L3 uses its website
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