Kratos Wins $7.3 Million Mass Transportation Security Contract Award

Kratos Wins $7.3 Million Mass Transportation Security Contract Award

Critical Infrastructure Security System Deployment for a Major U.S. City

SAN DIEGO, May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kratos Defense & Security
Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:KTOS), a leading National Security Solutions provider,
announced today that its Public Safety & Security (PSS) Division has won a
$7.3 million change order under one of its existing critical infrastructure
security system contracts. Under the contract modification and scope increase,
Kratos will provide additional equipment and services related to an electronic
security system deployment for a mass transportation authority in a major city
in the United States. Kratos' PSS Division designs, engineers, deploys and
integrates into command and control infrastructure sophisticated security
systems for the protection of critical infrastructure, strategic assets and
public venues in the United States.Due to customer specific and other
considerations, no additional information will be provided related to this
contract award.

Ben Goodwin, President of Kratos' PSS Division, said, "The entire PSS
organization is focused on supporting this critically important mass
transportation customer, and we are committed to delivering our security
solutions on schedule, on budget and exceeding our customers' expectations.
Kratos' PSS business has recently received a number of new security system
deployment contract awards, including in the mass transportation and
metropolitan protection areas, and we are expecting significant growth for our
business in 2014. "

AboutKratos Defense & Security Solutions

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc.(Nasdaq:KTOS) is a specialized
National Security technology Company providing mission critical products,
solutions and services 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 3,700. 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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