CSC RECEIVES $50 MILLION AIR FORCE CONTRACT TO PROVIDE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SUPPORT SERVICES
News Release -- August 12, 2009
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Aug. 12 -- CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced today that the U.S. Air Force's Air Mobility Command (AMC) has awarded the company a contract to provide applications infrastructure and systems support services. The contract has a one-year base period and three one-year options, bringing the estimated total four-year value to $50 million. This contract was awarded to CSC during the company's fourth quarter fiscal 2009 and the value was included in the May 20, 2009, earnings results announcement for the company's fourth quarter fiscal 2009.
Under the terms of the new agreement, CSC will provide technical and support services, including information assurance, development testing, configuration management and training for AMC's command and control system. Systems and programs within the command and control system include the Advanced Computer Flight Plan, Airlift Service Industrial Fund Integrated Computer System, Commercial Operations Integrated System, Consolidated Air Mobility Planning System, Global Air Transportation Execution System, Worldwide Port System, Global Command and Control System and Global Decision Support System.
"CSC is proud to provide systems and technical support to enable the AMC to fulfill its global mission to deliver maximum war-fighting and humanitarian efforts for America through rapid and precise global air mobility," said Austin Yerks, president of CSC's North American Public Sector Defense Group. "Our team, which is unsurpassed in its breadth and depth of experience, offers an innovative and disciplined engineering approach with the flexibility to address the unique requirements, schedules, architecture and processes of each mission system."
CSC has supported AMC's command and control system for more than 20 years. Teaming with CSC is Harris Corporation, of Melbourne, Fla.; Northrop Grumman, of Los Angeles, Calif.; and TRI-COR Industries Inc., of Lanham, Md.
CSC is a global leader in providing technology-enabled solutions and services through three primary lines of business. These include Business Solutions and Services, the Managed Services Sector 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 $16.2 billion for the 12 months ended July 3, 2009. For more information, visit the company's Web site at www.csc.com.