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SAIC TO PROVIDE DEFENSE SIMULATION SYSTEM

 SAIC TO PROVIDE DEFENSE SIMULATION SYSTEM
 ARLINGTON, Va., Nov. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications


International Corp. (SAIC) of San Diego, recently was awarded a $50 million contract with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to provide simulation engineering and modeling support to its "WAR BREAKER" program.
 Under the SAIC contract, "WAR BREAKER" will develop a Distributed Defense Simulation System whose objectives include the development and demonstration of technologies and systems for supporting superior battle management and precision strike against time-critical fixed and mobile targets.
 SAIC's contractor team includes LORAL, TASC, AT&T, GreyStone, CEXEC, and MAK Technologies. Along with other "WAR BREAKER" contractors, SAIC will be responsible for establishing and operating a major simulation center in the Washington, D.C. area. This facility will incorporate revolutionary new distributed-simulation, graphical, and interactive display techniques into existing technology for modeling theater operations along with Department of Defense platforms, sensors and systems.
 SAIC is a diversified high-technology company that provides services and products to government and the private sector. With annual revenues exceeding $1.2 billion, SAIC has more than 14,300 employees in more than 250 locations worldwide.
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 /CONTACT: Ron Kendrick, program manager of Science Applications International, 703-351-9191/ CO: Science Applications International Corp. ST: California IN: ARO SU: CON


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