SAIC Awarded $48 Million Contract By Naval Air Systems Command
Company to Provide Engineering and Technical Services in Support of Air
Traffic Control and Landing Systems
MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 24, 2012
MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications International
Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI) today announced it was awarded a prime contract
by the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) to provide program management and
engineering support services in support of the Naval Air Warfare Center
Aircraft Division's (NAWCAD) Air Traffic Control and Landing Systems (ATC&LS)
Division. The single-award cost-plus-fixed-fee (CPFF) task order has a
one-year base period, two one-year options, and a total value of approximately
$48 million if all options are exercised. Work will be performed at contractor
facilities as well as NAWCAD, Patuxent River, St. Inigoes, Md., and
The ATC&LS Division helps the fleet positively identify and track targets in
combat and air traffic control environments through systems design,
engineering, integration, installation, training, operational support, and
in-service engineering for the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, and other U.S.
Department of Defense ATC&LS systems.
Under this contract, SAIC will provide technical and management support
services to the ATC&LS Division to support its research, design, development,
training, and logistic support tasking. SAIC will also provide technical
support to the ATC&LS programs through technology assessment; system
engineering; system performance analyses; system test and evaluation support;
system level procurement package development; training; local area network
support; and operational site maintenance.
"This is one of our longest running contracts in the Patuxent River area,"
said Jim Thigpen, SAIC senior vice president and business unit general
manager. "We look forward to continuing to work with ATC&LS to provide new
technologies and services that will ultimately improve electronic systems in
air traffic control and landing systems."
SAIC is a FORTUNE 500® scientific, engineering, and technology applications
company that uses its deep domain knowledge to solve problems of vital
importance to the nation and the world, in national security, energy &
environment, health and cybersecurity. The company's approximately 40,000
employees serve customers in the U.S. Department of Defense, the intelligence
community, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, other U.S. Government
civil agencies and selected commercial markets. Headquartered in McLean, Va.,
SAIC had annual revenues of approximately $10.6 billion for its fiscal year
ended January 31, 2012. For more information, visit saic.com. SAIC: From
Science to Solutions^®
Statements in this announcement, other than historical data and information,
constitute forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. A
number of factors could cause our actual results, performance, achievements,
or industry results to be very different from the results, performance, or
achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Some of
these factors include, but are not limited to, the risk factors set forth in
SAIC's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the period ended Jan. 31, 2012, and
other such filings that SAIC makes with the SEC from time to time. Due to such
uncertainties and risks, readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on
such forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date hereof.
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