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L-3 Communications Electronic Systems
  • 25 City View Dr.
  • M9W5A7

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Australia, Greece, Japan, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, United States
Number of Employees:
Year Established:
Industries Classification:
541330  Engineering Services
334511  Search, Detection, Navigation, Guidance, Aeronautical, and Nautical System and Instrument Manufacturing
Total Sales ($CDN):
$50,000,000 +
Updated on:
2016-02-04,  Industry Canada
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L-3 Communications Electronic Systems

Company Profile

For over 45 years, L-3 Electronic Systems has been at the forefront in the design, integration, manufacturing and support of a wide range of systems and electronic assemblies. Specializing in complex, advanced technology programs, we supply customers in all areas of the aerospace industry, as well as military agencies and governments around the world. Our aim is to provide our customers with a complete service offering, backing up our products and services with a customer-focused approach to support. We put high emphasis on quality while striving to develop flexible and value-added solutions. As a result, the Company has earned a solid reputation and an ever-growing list of world-class customers. Our principal lines of business are: Display Solutions * Ground Vehicles Electronic Solutions * Weapon Systems Management * Repair and Overhaul * Systems Engineering * Value-added Manufacturing The Company applies innovative technologies and know-how to supply customers with reliable defence products and services. Some of our current activities include: * Development of advanced flat panel colour displays for the Canadian Air Force, Royal Australian Air Force and other F/A-18 aircraft users * Optimized weapon system support and avionics mission systems life cycle support for the CP-140 and other aircraft * Manufacturing of light armoured vehicle electronic assemblies, chassis and turret control systems for the Canadian Air Force, U.S. Army, U.S. Marine Corps., Australian Army and New Zealand Army * Development and support of advanced LED-based displays for various aircraft applications, including Apache, F-16, C-17 and Japanese F-2 * Development of vehicle mobility enhancement solutions for ground vehicles, such as Electronically Controlled Active Suspension System (ECASS) * Development of C4ISR solutions for the Canadian Air Force and other agencies * After-sales and continuing product support for military and commercial INS users worldwide The Company employs a dedicated workforce of over 500 experienced personnel, including engineers, researchers, and skilled technicians. L-3 ES is ISO 9001:2000 and AS 9100:2004 certified, and a preferred supplier for both Lockheed Martin Corp. and The Boeing Company.


  • Avionics Systems L-3 Communications Electronic Systems is an internationally recognized supplier of integrated systems and highly sophisticated electronic equipment for both defence and commercial applications. Starting in 1960, we've established preeminent engineering and manufacturing capabilities in the demanding field of airborne, land-based and maritime electronics. The Company is ISO 9001 certified. With facilities in Toronto and Halifax, L-3 Communications Electronic Systems has approximately 500 highly skilled employees. L-3 Communications Electronic Systems continues its tradition of systems management, engineering and integration services in support of the Canadian Forces. We are committed to a process of continuous improvement, customer service, product value and business management processes.

  • Inertial Navigation Systems (INS) • Over 25,000 inertial systems in service. • LSC has built over 17,000 commercial and military inertial systems in Toronto. • Commercial systems for airlines, government and business aviation. • Military systems for Canadian Armed Forces. • Cruise Missile inertial guidance systems (Air, Land & Sea launched).

  • Airborne Radars "Patrolling the World’s Oceans and Coastlines" Heritage: In the maritime surveillance radar business for more than 25 years Past products: - APS-504(V)2 - APS-504(V)3. Current model: - APS-504(V)5 - 67 systems fielded to date. From our Halifax facility, L-3 Communications Electronic Systems' avionics systems management team provides in-service support for the CP-140 Aurora Maritime Patrol Aircraft and provides systems engineering for several AURORA modernization projects.

  • Cockpit Displays In its Toronto Canadian headquarters, L-3 Communications Electronic Systems has been selected to develop and produce next generation cockpit displays for the CF18 modernization program in Canada and the Hornet Upgrade in Australia. L-3 Communications Electronic Systems also develops and produces Flat Panel AMLCD & LED Displays for other Military Aircrafts. LSC has manufactured over 6500 LED displays including 4500 on the F16 aircraft.

  • Aircraft Flight Inspection Systems Flight Inspection Systems (FIS) are inertial referenced instrumentation which permits an aircraft to fly over an airport runway which has a fixed electronic signal reference which is picked up by the aircraft's FIS to precisely update its flight inertial navigation systems.

  • Avionics Engineering Services • Wide range of engineering support capabilities: - Weapon Systems - Navigation Systems - Communication Systems - Software Development - Rapid Prototyping - Prototype Installation/Test Support - Repair and Overhaul - Test Program Development - CP-140 System Test Facility. "Canadian Centre of Excellence for CP-140 Mission Systems Support Since 1984"

  • Military Displays AMLCD and LED Flat Panel Displays manufactured to MIL-SPECS

  • Defence Electronics Systems L-3 Communications Electronic Systems manufactures a wide array of products and provides services for customers in the defence industry.

  • Avionics Repair and Overhaul L-3 Communications Electronic Systems repairs and overhauls most avionics equipment and systems.

  • Avionics In-Service Support L-3 Communications Electronic Systems supports most avionics equipment and systems from in the field to second and third line support.

  • Guidance Systems L-3 Communications Electronic Systems manufactures and supports inertial guidance systems.

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