SAIC Awarded $900 Million Contract by U.S. Strategic Command

Company to Provide Technical Assistance and Analytical Support for Programs and Strategies SAN DIEGO and MCLEAN, Va. , March 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAI) today announced it has been...


Company to Provide Technical Assistance and Analytical Support for Programs and Strategies

SAN DIEGO and MCLEAN, Va. , March 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAI) today announced it has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) to provide technical assistance and selected support services. This multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract has a one year base period of performance, four one year options and a ceiling value of $900 million for all awardees.

Under the contract, SAIC will provide technical analysis and studies for programs and strategies as required for USSTRATCOM whose missions include: Space Operations; Cyberspace Operations; Strategic Deterrence; Combating Weapons of Mass Destruction; Global Command and Control; Global Strike and Integration; Information Operations; Integrated Missile Defense; and Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance. SAIC may also provide training and engineering services.

"We look forward to continuing our 22 year relationship with this important customer by delivering quality services that help them accomplish their critical missions," said Bev Seay , 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 Department of Defense, the intelligence community, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, other U.S. Government civil agencies and selected commercial markets. SAIC had annual revenues of $8.9 billion for its fiscal year ended January 31, 2008 . For more information, visit www.saic.com.

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