Science Applications International Corporation.
Buck Leahy, Director of Business Development
SAIC SAIC - http://saic.com. is a diversified, high-technology, research and engineering company. This Fortune 500 company is the largest employee-owned research and engineering firm in the nation. Last year, revenues topped $5 billion.
SAIC provided technical expertise in containing the environmental disasters at Three Mile Island and Prince William Sound Prince William Sound, large, irregular, islanded inlet of the Gulf of Alaska, S Alaska, E of the Kenai peninsula. It has many bays and good harbors; the large Columbia Glacier flows into Columbia Bay, in the N central portion. . On the aerospace side, it has contributed to the success of Voyager and the Hubble Space Telescope Hubble Space Telescope (HST), the first large optical orbiting observatory. Built from 1978 to 1990 at a cost of $1.5 billion, the HST (named for astronomer E. P. Hubble) was expected to provide the clearest view yet obtained of the universe. . SAIC also worked closely with the U.S. military during Operation Desert Storm Noun 1. Operation Desert Storm - the United States and its allies defeated Iraq in a ground war that lasted 100 hours (1991)
Gulf War, Persian Gulf War - a war fought between Iraq and a coalition led by the United States that freed Kuwait from Iraqi invaders; .
Recently, SAIC and General Dynamics announced a team venture for a $91 million Navy contract to provide engineering and manufacturing development on a 21st century Battle Space Management System, for the Area Air Defense Commander (AADC) Capability Program.