Company to Provide Technical Support Services to Aviation Training Systems
SAN DIEGO and MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/—Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE:SAI) today announced it has been awarded a task order by the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) to provide technical support services to NAVAIR Program Management Activity (PMA) 205 integrated product teams (IPTs). The task order has a four and a half month base period of performance, four one-year options, one seven-month option and a total value of more than $29 million if all options are exercised. Work will be performed primarily in Patuxent River, Md.; San Diego, Calif.; Whidbey Island, Wash.; and Cherry Point, N.C. The task order was awarded under the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) SeaPort-e contract.
PMA 205 delivers training systems products and services to the U.S. Navy. It manages acquisition category and acquisition programs for operator and maintenance training devices. Under the task order, SAIC will provide programmatic support to the IPTs through all phases of naval aviation training system acquisition including research, design, development, engineering, procurement, testing and evaluation; and in-service engineering and logistics support. SAIC will also provide program administration, financial management, systems engineering, and logistics support as required.
"We look forward to providing NAVAIR and PMA 205 with quality services to help provide program managers and the Fleet with the technical support they need to accomplish their critical missions," said Debbie James, SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager.