ManTech Awarded Two Task Orders Totaling $19M Under U.S. Army Space Technology Applications and Research Support ContractFAIRFAX, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 9, 2005--ManTech International Corporation (Nasdaq:MANT), a leading provider of innovative technologies and solutions focused on mission-critical national security programs for the Intelligence Community and the Departments of Defense, State, Homeland Security, Justice and other U.S. federal government customers, announced today that it has received two task orders under the U.S. Army Space Technology Applications and Research Support (STARS) contract with a total value of $19 million.
Under one task order for $10 million, ManTech will support the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Battle Lab. Services include architectural, ergonomic, and technology design, renovation, procurement and systems integration of the Joint Functional Component Command Integrated Missile Defense Operations Center and Staff Support Area. The Joint Functional Command is located at Schriever Air Force Base, Falcon, CO.
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The second STARS task order, which ManTech is already working on, is valued at $9 million. ManTech is upgrading the Defense Information Systems Agency, Joint Task Force Global Network Operations center and combat support area. ManTech efforts involve architectural, ergonomic, audio-visual, and information technology systems design, renovation and integration. The Joint Task Force is located in the Washington, D.C. area.
"Command and operational centers are very sophisticated systems and we have significant experience and expertise in providing systems integration, enterprise architecture design and technology design," said Jay W. Kelley, President of ManTech Space Systems.
ManTech Space Systems, Colorado Springs, CO, will perform the STARS work as part of the BAE Systems North America, STARS team.
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 Intelligence Community and the Departments of Defense, State, Homeland Security, Justice and other U.S. federal government customers. ManTech's expertise includes systems engineering, systems integration, 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. Marshals Service deploy a common, office automation system. With 2004 annual revenues of $842 million and more than 5,500 highly qualified employees, the company operates in the United States and 40 countries worldwide. In 2004, ManTech was selected by Business Week magazine as one of the Top 100 Hot Growth Companies and ranked by VARBusiness magazine 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 Government to allot funds to ManTech to complete performance of the contact or exercise contract options; the risk of contract performance; government contract procurement (such as bid protest) and termination risks; 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 16, 2005, 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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