L-3 Communications Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”) (NYSE: LLL) announced
today that it has adjusted the conversion rate for its 3% Convertible
Contingent Debt Securities (CODES) due 2035 (CUSIP Numbers: 502413AW7
and 502424AE4; ISIN Numbers: US502413AW73 and US502424AE49) (the
“Securities”) in connection with the Company’s spin-off of Engility
The new conversion rate is 10.8496 shares of Common Stock of the Company
per $1,000 principal amount of the Securities, effective for conversions
on or after August 1, 2012.
Notices of the conversion rate adjustment have been delivered to holders
of the Securities in accordance with the terms of the Indenture
governing the Securities.
Headquartered in New York City, L-3 employs approximately 51,000 people
worldwide and is a prime contractor in C3ISR (Command,
Control, Communications, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance)
systems, aircraft modernization and maintenance, and national security
solutions. L-3 is also a leading provider of a broad range of electronic
systems used on military and commercial platforms.
To learn more about L-3, please visit the company’s website at www.L-3com.com.
L-3 uses its website as a channel of distribution of material company
information. Financial and other material information regarding L-3 is
routinely posted on the company’s website and is readily accessible.
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that could cause actual results to differ materially from any such
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company undertakes no obligation to update these forward-looking