ManTech Awarded $23 Million Warfare Analysis Contract From the Naval Air Systems CommandFAIRFAX, Dec. 8, 2004--ManTech International Corporation (Nasdaq: MANT), a leading provider of innovative technologies and solutions focused on mission-critical national security programs for the Department of Defense, the Intelligence Community, the Department of State, the Department of Justice, the Department of Homeland Security and other U.S. federal government customers, announced today that it has been awarded a contract from the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) to provide Engineering and Technical Support Services in support of the Naval Air Warfare Center, Aircraft Division Warfare Analysis Department. The contract is for one-year, with four additional option years, giving the program a total potential value of $23 million.
Under the competitively awarded contract, ManTech will support the Naval Air Warfare Center, Aircraft Division Warfare Analysis Department with modeling, simulation, and analysis services in areas such as anti-air warfare, amphibious warfare, anti-surface warfare, mine warfare, naval special warfare, information warfare, non-combat operations, electronic warfare, mobility, homeland defense, and command, control, and communications. The contract will support modeling, algorithm and software development initiatives that will be used to assess areas such as joint capabilities, threats, readiness, force levels, costs, survivability, and vulnerability factors. Work will be performed at NAVAIR in Patuxent River, MD.
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"We are especially well-equipped to support this high-end Warfare Analysis effort due to our extensive experience with warfare modeling and simulation techniques and our team of highly skilled software engineering professionals and systems analysts with domain knowledge and expertise of military campaigns, force structure, concept of operations, tactics, strategy, and weapons capabilities," said Kenneth J. Farquhar, President, ManTech Systems Engineering Corporation. "Our experience in managing highly technical teams was also a clear discriminator reflected in our web-based Contract Management System. In addition, ManTech has significant experience working in secure environments, as will be required under this contract."
ManTech Systems Engineering Corporation is an independently assessed SW-CMM Level 3 company.
About ManTech International Corporation:
Headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia, ManTech International Corporation is a leading provider of innovative technologies and solutions for mission-critical national security programs for the Department of Defense, the Intelligence Community, the Department of State, the Department of Justice, the Department of Homeland Security and other U.S. federal government customers. ManTech's expertise includes technology and software development, enterprise security architecture, information assurance, intelligence operations support, network and critical infrastructure protection, information technology, communications integration and engineering support. The company supports the advanced telecommunications systems that are used in Operation Iraqi Freedom and in other parts of the world; provides the physical and cyber security to protect U.S. embassies all over the world; has developed a secure, collaborative communications system for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security; and is helping the Department of Justice's U.S. Marshall Service deploy a common, office automation system. With projected annual revenues in excess of $800 million for the current year and more than 5,500 highly qualified employees and several thousand consultants, the company operates in the United States and more than 30 countries worldwide. ManTech was selected by Business Week magazine as one of the Top 100 Hot Growth Companies for 2004. Also this year, VARBusiness magazine ranked ManTech as one of its Top 50 Fastest-Growing Solution Providers. Additional information on ManTech can be found at www.mantech.com.
Statements and assumptions made in this press release, which do not address historical facts, constitute "forward-looking" statements that ManTech believes to be within the definition in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and involve risks and uncertainties, many of which are outside of our control. Such forward-looking statements are subject to factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated results. These factors include but are not limited to: the failure of the U.S. government to allot funds to ManTech to complete performance of the contract or exercise contract options; risks of contract performance; risks of contract termination, either for default or for the convenience of the U.S. government; risks associated with complex U.S. government procurement laws and regulations; competitive factors such as pricing pressures and/or competition to hire and retain employees; and material changes in laws or regulations applicable to the company's businesses. These and other risk factors are more fully discussed in the section entitled "Risks Related to the Company's Business" in ManTech's Annual Report on Form 10-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 15, 2004, and, from time to time, in ManTech's other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including among others, its reports on Form 10-Q and Form 8-K. The forward-looking statements included in this news release are only made as of the date of this news release and ManTech undertakes no obligation to publicly update any of the forward-looking statements made herein, whether as a result of new information, subsequent events or circumstances, changes in expectations or otherwise.
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