Kratos Receives $25.5 Million Contract Award for Specialized Products in Support of Expeditionary Warfare Requirements

Kratos Receives $25.5 Million Contract Award for Specialized Products in
Support of Expeditionary Warfare Requirements

SAN DIEGO, July 15, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kratos Defense & Security
Solutions, Inc.(Nasdaq:KTOS), a leading National Security Solutionsprovider,
announced today that it recently received a $25.5 million single award
Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity Fixed-Price contract for specialized
products in support of certain expeditionary warfare requirements.The
contract was competitively procured and has a five-year term.The specialized
products to be provided under the contract will be produced in a secure Kratos
manufacturing facility.No further information will be provided related to
this contract award.

Eric DeMarco, President & CEO of Kratos, said, "Over the past few years we
have been transitioning Kratos toward being a specialized products,
differentiating technology and critical infrastructure security provider, and
this recent contract award is representative of the execution of this
strategy.Our entire organization is proud to support this important

AboutKratos Defense & Security Solutions

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc.(Nasdaq:KTOS) is a specialized
National Security technology Company 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.Kratoshas primarily an engineering and
technically oriented work force of approximately 4,100. 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

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year endedDecember 30, 2012, and in subsequent reports on Forms 10-Q and 8-K
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