CSC RECEIVES U.S. ARMY MAINTENANCE SUPPORT TASK ORDERS WORTH $347 MILLION
News Release -- May 06, 2009
FALLS CHURCH, Va., May 6 -- CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced today that the U.S. Air Force has awarded the company eight task orders to provide logistics and maintenance support to the U.S. Army Regional Aviation Sustainment Management - East (RASM-E) and - West (RASM-W). The task orders each have a one-year base period and a one-year option, and are collectively valued at $347 million. The task orders are awarded under the Contract Field Teams contract, originally awarded to CSC in July 2008. The task orders were awarded to CSC during the company's fiscal 2009 fourth quarter.
Under the terms of the task orders, CSC will provide a comprehensive range of aviation maintenance and repair services for rotary wing aircraft previously deployed in Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom to ensure aircraft are in full mission-capable condition. Qualified CSC maintenance personnel will inspect, repair, overhaul and make modifications and technology upgrades to aircraft prior to their redeployment to Iraq and Afghanistan.
"CSC proudly continues our support of military personnel through our critical aviation maintenance and modification services for the Army," said Alan Weakley, president of CSC's North American Public Sector Applied Technology Group. "CSC's Applied Technology Group is responsible for a large portion of the U.S. Army's aircraft maintenance and modification services in the contiguous United States, and these new task orders are a testament to CSC's solid leadership and proven expertise in this area."
The primary maintenance support facilities for RASM-E will be at Fort Bragg, N.C.; Fort Campbell, Ky.; Fort Stewart, Ga.; and Hunter Army Airfield, Ga. For RASM-W, primary facilities will be located in Killeen, Temple and San Angelo, Texas.
CSC is a global leader in providing technology-enabled solutions and services through three primary lines of business. These include Business Solutions & Services, Global Outsourcing Services and the North American Public Sector. CSC's advanced capabilities include systems design and integration, information technology and business process outsourcing, applications software development, Web and application hosting, mission support and management consulting. Headquartered in Falls Church, Va., CSC has approximately 92,000 employees and reported revenue of $17.1 billion for the 12 months ended Jan. 2, 2009. For more information, visit the company's Web site at www.csc.com.