MCLEAN, Va., May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy awarded Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) a task order to provide fleet deployment training program support to the U.S. Fleet Forces Command. The single-award, cost-plus-fixed-fee task order has a one-year base period of performance, four one-year options, and a total contract value of approximately $118.5 million if all options are exercised. The task order was awarded under the SeaPort-e contracting vehicle, and most of this work will be performed in Norfolk, Virginia and San Diego, California.
"SAIC has a proud history of providing the Navy with critical training support to help prepare warfighters for their missions. Helping sailors to achieve their training objectives and to prepare them for overseas deployment is a top priority for us," said Tom Watson, SAIC senior vice president and general manager of the Navy and Marine Corps Customer Group.
Under the contract, SAIC will assist Fleet Forces Command with fleet training policy/directive development and implementation; curriculum development and instruction; and synthetic training and live exercise development, execution, assessment, and reconstruction.
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