SAIC Awarded Contract to Support Pacific Air Forces
SAN DIEGO and MCLEAN, Va., April 19, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAI) announced today it won a contract from the U.S. Air Force, Pacific Air Forces (PACAF) to provide a full range of engineering and technical support services.
The single-award, time-and-materials contract has a one-year base term with four one-year options for an estimated value of $394 million if the customer exercises all options.
The SAIC team will provide engineering and technical services as requested by the customer, providing maximum flexibility to allow SAIC to adapt to the evolving requirements of PACAF. These services will support systems for PACAF command, control, computers, intelligence, wargaming and force protection. Work will be performed primarily in Hawaii, Alaska, Guam, Japan and Korea.
"This contract is an important win for SAIC. We carefully selected our team to meet requirements unique to the Pacific region and with an eye on future Air Force requirements," said John Thomas, SAIC senior vice president and general manager of the Operational Intelligence Solutions Business Unit. "We are pleased to continue our relationship with PACAF and look forward to providing best-value solutions consistent with their future requirements."
SAIC is a leading provider of scientific, engineering, systems integration and technical services and solutions to all branches of the U.S. military, agencies of the Department of Defense, the intelligence community, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and other U.S. Government civil agencies, as well as to customers in selected commercial markets. With more than 44,000 employees in over 150 cities worldwide, SAIC engineers and scientists solve complex technical challenges requiring innovative solutions for customers' mission-critical functions. SAIC had annual revenues of $8.3 billion for its fiscal year ended January 31, 2007.
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