Exelis acquires Celestech

12 June 2014

Exelis announced that it has completed the acquisition of Arizona-based firm Celestech on 12 June.

Celestech specialises in advanced signal processing for use in intelligence operations and electronic warfare; wireless communications networks operating across satellite and terrestrial systems; providing engineering services; and product development to government and commercial customers.

The firm will become part of Exelis' Electronic Systems division following the completion of the transaction, details of which were not disclosed.

"The Celestech acquisition enhances our ability to provide fighting forces with freedom of action through secure, seamless data sharing," said Exelis Corporate Vice President and President of Exelis Electronic Systems Rich Sorelle.

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