CHANTILLY, Va., April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Missile Defense Agency has awarded TASC an indefinite-delivery/indefinite quantity contract to provide senior advisory and assistance services through the agency's MiDAESS program (Missile Defense Agency Engineering Support Services). Under the contract, TASC is eligible to provide advisory analytical support and subject matter expertise in support of the Ballistic Missile Defense System. The five-year contract has a ceiling value of $281.7 million.
"TASC offers proven experience and a deep understanding of the ballistic missile defense mission to protect and deter attacks on our country," says Pat Talty, senior vice president of Mission Engineering at TASC. "Our engineers and analysts will provide critical performance data about the system, allowing MDA to send a credible message to our adversaries about our nation's readiness and defense capability."
TASC is one of four companies that will be allowed to bid on individual task orders to deliver engineering, test, finance, acquisition, readiness and strategic activities. Work under the contract will be performed in Huntsville and Courtland, AL, Chandler, AZ, Denver, CO, Orlando, FL, Cambridge, MA, Albuquerque, NM, Kirtland Air Force Base, NM, and Arlington, VA. The procurement is managed by the MDA Engineering and Support Services Program Office.
Founded in 1966, TASC, Inc. is a leading provider of advanced systems engineering, integration and decision-support services to the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense and civilian agencies of the federal government. For more than 40 years, TASC has partnered with our customers toward one goal -- the success of their missions. Our broad portfolio of services includes mission operations, analysis and engineering; system and policy analysis; program, financial and acquisition management; enterprise engineering and integration; advanced concept and technology development; test and evaluation; independent verification and validation; and cybersecurity. With more than 5,000 employees in 40 locations, TASC generates $1.5 billion in annual revenue. For more information and career opportunities, visit our website at www.tasc.com.
Media Contact: Christine Nyirjesy Bragale, TASC Public Relations Manager, Christine.Bragale@TASC.com, (703) 653-5996.
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