L3 Technologies (NYSE:LLL) has announced that its ProVisionÂ® 2 advanced passenger screening system has been purchased by the Istanbul AtatÃ¼rk Airport, the company said.
This sale brings the active installed base of the ProVision platform to 2,000 systems at security screening checkpoints worldwide.
The ProVision platform is the industry´s 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 US 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 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.
Headquartered in New York City, L3 Technologies employs approximately 38,000 people worldwide and is a 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 USD 10.5 billion.