L3 Deploys 2,000th ProVision® Checkpoint Security Scanner
NEW YORK, September 20, 2017 – 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.