Kratos Awarded Navy Training Development Contracts Valued at Approximately
SAN DIEGO, Nov. 14, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kratos Defense & Security
Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:KTOS), a leading National Security Solutions provider,
announced that it has been selected by the U.S. Navy to provide training
analysis and development support to the Naval Education & Training Command
(NETC's) Surface Warfare Officers School (SWOS) and Center for Security Forces
(CENSECFOR) Master at Arms "A" (MAA) School, contracts valued together at
approximately $1.3 million.
Under the terms of the CENSECFOR agreement, Kratos will conduct a
comprehensive analysis and develop a training solution designed to
significantly improve the overall quality of existing instruction at the MAA
School. Building on the Navy's existing learning objectives, Kratos will
design and develop an enhanced Interactive Multimedia Instruction (IMI)
training solution that ensures delivery of MAA content via a learner-centric,
performance-based approach. Lesson focus areas will include topics in general
security, weapons and anti-terrorism. Additionally, under the terms of the
SWOS agreement, Kratos will provide government site staff augmentation in the
areas of Job Duty Task Analysis (JDTA), Front End Analysis (FEA), Business
Case Analysis (BCA) and Instructional Systems Design (ISD).
"Kratos is excited to add CENSECFOR and SWOS to a growing list of U.S. Navy
customers who have relied upon us to design and deliver instructionally sound,
cost-effective and dynamic training solutions," said Dan Dunaway, Senior Vice
President of Kratos Training Solutions. "With an extensive track record of
creating performance-based blended learning solutions, Kratos is well
positioned to continue this expansion of support for Navy training
The contract announcement continues a string of recent wins for Kratos'
training group, including awards from NETC to provide training development and
delivery network training, chaplain education and a prime position on Naval
Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division's (NAWCTSD) Training Data
Products (TDP) Multiple Award Contract (MAC).
About Kratos Defense & Security Solutions
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:KTOS) is a specialized
National Security technology business providing mission critical products,
services and solutions for United States National Security. Kratos' core
capabilities are sophisticated engineering, manufacturing and system
integration offerings for National Security platforms and programs.
Kratos'areas of expertise include Command, Control, Communications,
Computing, Combat Systems, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance
(C5ISR), satellite communication systems, unmanned systems, cyber warfare,
cybersecurity, information assurance, and critical infrastructure
security.Kratoshas primarily an engineering and technically oriented work
force of approximately 4,400.The vast majority ofKratos'work is performed
on a military base, in a secure facility or at a critical infrastructure
location.Kratos'primary end customers are national security related
agencies.News and information are available atwww.KratosDefense.com.
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