SAIC lands $90M Air Force contract
Reston-based Fortune 500 contractor will help DOD commands guard against unmanned aircraft threats
Reston-based Fortune 500 government contractor Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC) has been awarded a $90 million contract to help protect Department of Defense Combatant Commands from small unmanned aircraft systems.
The contract was awarded by the U.S. Air Force and its Life Cycle and Management Center, Force Protection Division, the company announced in a Tuesday news release.
The company will provide a broad range of integrated logistics, support and sustainment services necessary to modernize defenses against the threat of unmanned aircraft systems in the United States. SAIC will also work to repair and maintain counter systems, equipment and software, including help desk support, logistics, corrective and preventative maintenance, training and supply chain management.