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SAIC Awarded $13 Million Task Order to Support the U.S. Marine Corps Intelligence Activity (MCIA)

Company to Provide MCIA with IT Support, Enterprise Management, and Information Assurance Services

MCLEAN, Va., April 20, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI) today announced it has been awarded a task order by the Regional Contracting Office, National Capital Region to provide information technology services to the Marine Corps Intelligence Activity (MCIA). This new, single award task order has a one-year base period of performance, two one-year options, and a total value of more than $13 million if all options are exercised. Work will be performed in Quantico, Va.; Camp LeJeune, N.C., Camp Pendleton, Calif.; and Marine Corps Base Kaneohe, Hawaii. The task order was awarded under the U.S. Army Information Technology Enterprise Solutions - 2 Services contract.

The Marine Corps Intelligence Activity (MCIA) is the defense intelligence arm of the United States Marine Corps. It provides tailored intelligence and services to the Marine Corps, other services, and the intelligence community based on mission requirements. It supports the development of service strategy, force structure, training, education, and acquisition activities. Under the contract, SAIC will support MCIA in areas including enterprise management and information assurance, network operations, and performance and asset management.

"We look forward to supporting MCIA as they continue to provide easy access to information and the ability to manipulate, fuse, distribute and display critical information in support of our warfighters," said John Thomas, SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager

About SAIC

SAIC is a FORTUNE 500(R) 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 and the environment, critical infrastructure, and health. The company's approximately 45,000 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 $10.8 billion for its fiscal year ended January 31, 2010. For more information, visit www.saic.com. SAIC: From Science to Solutions(R)

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 January 31, 2010, 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.

Contact:    Melissa Koskovich              Laura Luke
            (703) 676-6762                 (703) 676-6533
            Melissa.l.koskovich@saic.com  laura.luke@saic.com



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