Kratos Public Safety & Security Solutions Awarded $4 Million in Educational Facility Security System Contract Awards

Kratos Public Safety & Security Solutions Awarded $4 Million in Educational
Facility Security System Contract Awards

Large U.S. Municipal Public School System to Deploy Specialized Video
Surveillance System

SAN DIEGO, April 29, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kratos Defense & Security
Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:KTOS), a leading National Security Solutions provider,
announced today that its Public Safety & Security Solutions (PSS) Division has
recently been awarded over $4 million in new contract awards for security
system deployments at educational facilities at certain locations in the
United States. Under the contract awards, Kratos will also be deploying a
specialized video surveillance system for a large U.S. municipal public school
system.Kratos PSS designs, engineers, deploys and integrates into command and
control infrastructure specialized security systems, including video
surveillance, access control, perimeter control and other unique security
assets for the protection of United States critical infrastructure and
strategic assets.Due to customer related and other considerations, no
additional information is being provided related to these contract awards.

Ben Goodwin, President of Kratos PSS, said, "Protecting our country's public
schools and educational facilities is a critical responsibility, and we are
honored to have been selected for these unique security system
deployments.Kratos deploys and maintains security and state of the art video
surveillance systems for some of the United States' largest municipalities and
educational facilities, and the deployment of this video surveillance system
for this large public school organization is a top priority for our
team.Kratos PSS' mission is to protect United States critical infrastructure
and strategic assets, and our country's educational facilities are a key focus
area of our Company."

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, electronic warfare, unmanned systems, missile defense,
cyber warfare, cybersecurity, information assurance, and critical
infrastructure security. Kratos has primarily an engineering and technically
oriented work force of approximately 4,300. The vast majority of Kratos' 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 at www.KratosDefense.com.

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