SAN DIEGO and MCLEAN, Va. , Oct 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Science
Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAI) today announced it has been
awarded a contract by the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SSC) -
Pacific to provide tactical data link (TDL) systems support. This follow-on,
multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract has a one
year base period of performance, two one year options, four six month award
terms, and a total value of more than
TDL systems enable the effective employment of fleet units by improving timeliness, accuracy, and content of tactical data transfer. Under the contract, SAIC will provide engineering and technical support to these systems including life cycle and systems engineering, integration, testing, configuration management and integrated logistics support.
"SAIC is pleased to continue supporting this important customer, and proud to provide vital command, control, and communications support to our naval warfighters," said Tom Baybrook , SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager. "The services we deliver will help SSC enhance readiness, productivity and operational capabilities."
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 44,000 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
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