CSC Wins U.S. Air Force Contract to Provide Maintenance Support Worldwide

FALLS CHURCH, Va., Aug. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced today that it is one of seven firms that have been awarded a Contract Field Teams (CFT) contract administered by the U.S. Air Force. The indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract has a two-year base period, two two-year and one one-year options, bringing the total combined maximum ceiling value of the seven-year contract for all firms to $10.1 billion.

Under the new agreement, CSC will provide a comprehensive range of maintenance support for all branches of the military worldwide. Services include the repair and upkeep of various aircraft, missiles, ground support equipment and combat/tactical vehicles at government locations around the world. Additionally, CSC will provide equipment modification, maintenance, inspection and repair services for any federal agency or authorized foreign military sales customer located either in the continental United States or at government locations outside of the country.

"CSC is honored that the Air Force has chosen to count on us to provide mission-critical services to ensure crucial equipment is fully operational," said James W. Sheaffer, president of CSC's North American Public Sector. "We will apply our decades of experience providing similar services for the U.S. Air Force, other branches of the military and federal agencies to this program so our warfighters have what they need, when they need it, and federal agencies succeed in their missions."

CSC's Applied Technology Division (ATD) will provide mobile logistics services and support teams for the CFT engagement. ATD provides a full range of facilities operations, maintenance support and managed services for government clients requiring aviation and logistics, infrastructure services, base operations, or mission and range support worldwide.

Teaming with CSC are Bowhead Manufacturing Company LLC, an Alaska limited liability corporation with offices in Leesburg, Va.; DUCOM Inc., of Silver Spring, Md.; Texas Aviation Services, of Ft. Worth, Texas; and Millennium Systems Services Inc., of Huntsville, Ala.

About CSC

CSC is a global leader in providing technology-enabled solutions and services through three primary lines of business. These include Business Solutions & Services, Global Outsourcing Services and the North American Public Sector. CSC's advanced capabilities include systems design and integration, information technology and business process outsourcing, applications software development, Web and application hosting, mission support and management consulting. Headquartered in Falls Church, Va., CSC has approximately 90,000 employees and reported revenue of $17.1 billion for the 12 months ended July 4, 2008. For more information, visit the company's Web site at