United Launch Alliance extends L3Harris Technologies contract to support space national security launch program
Press release: L3Harris Technologies
Published: Tuesday, February 23, 2021
The United Launch Alliance (ULA) has extended the contract of L3Harris Technologies (NYSE: LHX) to provide critical avionics and related services in support of the Centaur Volcano rocket for the launch of the US space force.
More than a year ago, the ULA selected L3Harris to safely, safely and cost-effectively perform the most critical and challenging tasks for its new Vulcan Centaur rocket. For this contract extension, L3Harris
will deliver avionics and support launches until 2027. L3Harris ’history of flawless launches, high performance, low-cost technologies and custom solutions has been key to the selection.
The ULA will launch 60 percent of critical missions to launch space national security (NSSL) within the U.S. space force. It was competitively selected as the best value supplier under the NSSL Phase 2 procurement.
“L3Harris provides highly reliable avionics and communication technology resulting in error-free missions for more than 60 years,” said Murali Krishnan, President, Electro-Optical Sector, L3Harris. “Our partnership with ULA ensures a cost-effective launch of critical national security missions now and in the future.”
About L3Harris Technologies
L3Harris Technologies is an agile global innovator in aerospace and defense technology, providing complete solutions that meet critical customer needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies in the air, land, naval, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $ 18 billion in annual revenue and 48,000 employees, and customers are in more than 100 countries. L3Harris.com.
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