WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Nov. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Headquarters United States Air
Force-Europe (USAFE) has awarded ITT Industries' System Division the
$13.8 million USAFE Southern Base Communications Contract. This contract
provides all labor and supervision for telephone switchboard operations,
telephone system maintenance, antenna maintenance, and maintenance
control/help desk at various locations in Turkey and Greece.
ITT Industries' Systems Division, headquartered in Colorado Springs, CO,
provides management and technical services on a wide range of government
contracts with the Department of Defense, Department of Labor, Department of
State and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. With over
6,000 employees, the Systems Division operates at 90 locations in the United
States and 12 foreign countries.
ITT Industries, Inc. (NYSE: IIN) (http://www.ittind.com) is a global
industrial manufacturing company with leading positions in the markets that it
serves, generating annual global sales of $4.4 billion. ITT Industries is the
world's largest producer of pumps and also produces systems and services to
move and control water and other fluids. The company is also a leading
supplier of sophisticated military defense systems, and provides advanced
technical and operational services to a broad range of government agencies.
ITT Industries is a leading provider of electrical interconnects for cellular
telephones, aerospace, network communications, "smart cards" for personal data
storage, and PC cards for laptop computers. Further, ITT Industries provides
industrial components for a number of other markets, including transportation,
construction and aerospace.
Based in White Plains, NY, ITT Industries employs approximately
35,000 people around the world. In addition to the New York Stock Exchange,
ITT Industries' common stock is traded under the symbol ("IIN") on the
Midwest, Pacific, London, Frankfurt and Paris exchanges.
ITT Industries and its subsidiaries' news releases are available at no
charge via fax and the Internet. For ITT Industries news and information on
the Internet, visit http://www.ittind.com. To receive releases by fax, call
800-758-5804, extension 110006.
SOURCE ITT Industries Systems Division
Web site: http://www.ittind.com
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or fax, 800-758-5804, ext. 110006
CONTACT: Tom Glover of ITT Industries, 914-641-2160; or John
Patanelli of ITT Systems, 719-637-5816