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SAIC Awarded Naval Surface Warfare Contract to Support Small Arms Weapons Division

SAN DIEGO and MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAI) announced today it won a contract from the Crane Division, Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC), Crane, Ind., in support of the Small Arms Weapons Division. SAIC will provide a wide range of technical support for the development of U.S. Navy and Special Warfare/Special Operating Forces small arms capability.

This single-award, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract has a two-year base period and three one-year options, with a total value of more than $23 million if all options are exercised. This is a follow-on contract to the NSWC Crane Division Omnibus Contract. Work will be performed primarily in Crane, Ind.

"SAIC will continue to provide combat-proven expertise, technical knowledge and mobility to the small arms weapons training environment by generating high-quality computer-based training, interactive courseware, as well as coordinating and executing worldwide fielding and new equipment training," said Tom Baybrook, SAIC senior vice president and business unit manager. "SAIC is proud to be given the opportunity to assist NSWC Crane in providing technology that directly enhances the scope of mission activities that support the Warfighter and the fight on global terrorism."

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.


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, 2007, and such other 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.

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