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SAIC Awarded $95 Million Contract to Support the National Guard Bureau

Company to Provide Architectural Design and Engineering Services in Support of Army and Air National Guard Structures, Roadways and Airfields

MCLEAN, Va. and SAN DIEGO, Oct 19, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAI) today announced it has been awarded a prime contract by the National Guard Bureau (NGB) to provide architectural design and engineering services in support of military structures, roadways and airfields. The multiple award indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract has a two year base period of performance, three one-year options and a total contract ceiling of $95 million per awardee. Work will be performed at NGB installations (throughout the United States and its territories) as required, by SAIC's wholly owned design-build subsidiary, The Benham Companies, LLC.

The NGB assigns federal missions and allocates resources to the Army National Guard, maintaining 63 major installations and 3,360 armories, and the Air National Guard, maintaining 87 bases, air stations and airfields. Under the contract SAIC will provide design and engineering services for military structures including aircraft hangars; maintenance, munitions and supply shops; fire stations, security police and medical facilities; dining halls and communications and electronic training facilities. SAIC will also support roadway and military airfield pavements, and infrastructure improvements to water, sewer, power and aircraft fuel distribution and storage systems.

"SAIC's Benham subsidiary has supported the NGB with quality architectural design and engineering services for the past five years. We look forward to continuing our support of their vital mission," said J.T. Grumski, SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager.

About SAIC

SAIC is a FORTUNE 500®( )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 $10.1 billion for its fiscal year ended January 31, 2009. For more information, visit www.saic.com. SAIC: From Science to Solutions®

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, 2009, 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
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