Air Force awards McLean company $40M contract
Alion Science and Technology Corp. to provide IT, cybersecurity services
The U.S. Air Force awarded McLean-based defense contractor Alion Science and Technology Corp. a $40 million contract to provide information technology and cybersecurity services, the Department of Defense announced Wednesday.
Under the contract, Alion will provide services including enterprise protection risk management to mitigate the compromise, loss, unauthorized access/disclosure, destruction, distortion or nonaccessibility of mission-related information, according to the DOD.
Work on the contract will be performed in McLean and is expected to be completed by Sept. 24, 2025. The Air Force obligated $352,000 at the time of the award.
Founded in 2002, Alion specializes in training, big data analytics and cybersecurity. The company has more than 55 offices in the U.S. and more than 25 research labs.