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Zarlink Semiconductor has concluded the sale of its foundry facility in Bromont, Canada, to DALSA Corp. The companies had previously announced the signing of a definitive agreement on Jan. 21. . . . Rockwell Collins has elected Chris A. Davis to serve on its board. . . . Elop Electro-Optics Industries Ltd. recently won its first contract to supply its laser obstacle ranging and display system (LORD) for Israel Air Force helicopters. LORD is a unique laser radar (LADAR) capable of detecting obstacles, such as electrical wires and antennas, and providing real-time alerts to pilots when flying at low altitudes and in adverse weather. LORD offers video and audio warnings, providing information about an obstacle's shape and precise location.
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