CSC Wins $60 Million Task Order to Support the U.S. Navy Aviation Simulator Training Mission
News Release -- January 25, 2012
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Jan. 25 – The U.S. Navy has awarded CSC (NYSE: CSC) a task order to instruct naval aviation simulator training programs as part of its ongoing national defense mission. With an estimated $60 million total value, the task order, awarded during CSC’s fiscal 2012 third quarter, has a one-year base period and four one-year options. It was awarded under the Fielded Training Systems Support (FTSS) III contract, originally awarded to CSC in 2010.
A recognized leader in training and simulation services for the U.S. military, CSC will provide instructors for naval aviation simulator training at four naval air stations in Oceana and Norfolk, Va., and Jacksonville and Mayport, Fla. CSC will perform this work with its primary subcontractor, Logistic Services International, Inc., a training company headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla.
“CSC’s work is critical to the Navy’s mission to provide highly skilled aviators for supporting national defense objectives while navigating the current budget crisis,” said Alan B. Weakley, president of CSC’s North American Public Sector Defense Group. “Our industry-leading collaborative training programs combine live, virtual and constructive training, which help reduce training costs while best preparing the men and women who serve during times of war and peace.”
For more information about CSC’s training solutions, visit csc.com/training.
About CSC’s North American Public Sector
As a go-to partner for critical national programs, CSC offers thought leadership, specialized skills and innovative services in critical areas for government clients. Leveraging a global footprint in both private and public sectors, and experience gained from serving almost every U.S. government agency, CSC’s North American Public Sector (NPS) brings innovative ideas and proven best practices to help the U.S. government meet mission-critical requirements. For more information about CSC’s government solutions, visit www.csc.com/government.
CSC is a global leader in providing technology-enabled business solutions and services. Headquartered in Falls Church, Va., CSC has approximately 97,000 employees and reported revenue of $16.2 billion for the 12 months ended September 30, 2011. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.csc.com.