WALTHAM, Mass. and MUNICH, Germany

Excelitas Technologies Showcases State-of-the-Art LED and Xenon Airfield Lighting Solutions at inter airport Europe 2011

Range of customized, high-performance, energy-efficient lighting assemblies on display

Inter airport Europe 2011 - Booth Number 1666, Hall B5 - Excelitas Technologies, a global provider of innovative, customized optoelectronics to OEMs seeking high-performance technology solutions, announced today that it will exhibit a variety of LED and Xenon-based airfield lighting designs and assemblies at the interAirport Europe 2011 conference, October 11-14, at the Munich Trade Fair in Munich, Germany.

Meeting stringent FAA and ICAO specifications, Excelitas’ lighting solutions are high-performance and energy-efficient, requiring little field maintenance for users, and offer low total cost-of-ownership

Supporting a host of airfield and aerospace-related applications, Excelitas will display at inter airport Europe a range of lighting assemblies for runways and taxiways, airplane wing tips as well as obstruction and hazardous area lighting. Our capabilities include:

  • Custom LED light engines
  • Custom LED die packaging of high density arrays
  • Largest capacity and variety of Xenon flashlamps
  • Optical design and thermal management
  • Electrical system design – operation with 6.6 A
  • Mechanical design and turnkey manufacturing

“Excelitas looks forward to showcasing our LED and Xenon-based solutions for airfield lighting applications at the inter airport Europe 2011 conference,” said Joel Falcone, senior vice president and general manager of lighting, Excelitas Technologies. “Transportation lighting is an important sector for Excelitas and our deep, proven expertise in optical design, thermal management, mechanical design and LED packaging allows us to better serve our customers’ unique lighting requirements.”

Excelitas Technologies is a leader in the transportation lighting space, delivering a broad range of solutions for critical applications including airfield, obstruction, interior and exterior airplane, and marine navigation. Our LED and Xenon technologies and solutions are designed and manufactured at ISO-certified facilities in Europe, Asia, and the USA.

About Excelitas Technologies

Excelitas Technologies is a global technology leader focused on delivering innovative, customized solutions to meet the detection, lighting and other high-performance technology needs of OEM customers. From medical lighting to analytical instrumentation, clinical diagnostics, industrial, safety and security, and aerospace and defense applications, Excelitas Technologies is committed to enabling our customers' success in their specialty end-markets. Excelitas Technologies has approximately 3,000 employees in North America, Europe and Asia, serving customers across the world. The company was previously the Illumination and Detection Solutions business unit of PerkinElmer, and is now owned by Veritas Capital.


Francine S. Bernitz
Director of Marketing, Excelitas Technologies
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Anja Maria Hastenrath
Embedded PR, on behalf of Excelitas Technologies
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