ManTech International Corporation (NASDAQ:MANT) was awarded a task order under its Strategic Services Sourcing (S3) prime contract to continue providing software engineering services to the U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command Software Engineering Center for the Guardrail Family-of-Systems. The award is valued at $34 million, with an initial period of performance of 12 months plus one additional option year. The Guardrail Family-of-Systems is an integrated airborne intelligence collection and location system with ground-based processing, analysis and reporting capabilities. Key features include integrated communications and electronic intelligence reporting, enhanced signal classification and recognition, fast direction finding, and precision emitter location. Under the task order ManTech will provide software engineering services, including software analysis, software development, technology insertion and field software support. ManTech will also provide configuration management services and management support for tracking, analysis and corrective actions. About ManTech International Corporation ManTech is a leading provider of innovative technologies and solutions for mission-critical national security programs for the intelligence community; the Department of Defense, including its health organizations; the departments of State, Homeland Security, Energy and Justice, including the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI); the space community; the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration; and other U.S. federal government customers. We provide support to critical national security programs for approximately 60 federal agencies through 1,000 current contracts. ManTech's expertise includes command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) lifecycle support; cyber security; global logistics support; intelligence/counter-intelligence support; information technology (IT) modernization and sustainment; systems engineering; test and evaluation; and health IT. ManTech supports major national missions, such as military readiness, terrorist threat detection, information security and border protection. Additional information on ManTech can be found at www.mantech.com. Forward-Looking Information Statements and assumptions made in this press release, which do not address historical facts, constitute "forward-looking" statements that ManTech believes to be within the definition in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and involve risks and uncertainties, many of which are outside of our control. These forward-looking statements are inherently subject to risks and uncertainties, and actual results and outcomes may differ materially from the results and outcomes we anticipate. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those we anticipate include, but are not limited to: adverse changes in U.S. government spending levels for programs we support due to budgetary constraints, changing mission priorities or other factors; government contract procurement (such as a bid protest) risks; the failure to obtain option awards or funding under the contract; risk of contract renegotiation, performance, modification, or termination; and competition. These and other risk factors are more fully discussed in the section entitled "Risks Factors" in ManTech's Annual Report on Form 10-K, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Feb. 24, 2012, and from time to time in ManTech's other filings. The forward-looking statements included in this news release are only made as of the date of this press release, and ManTech undertakes no obligation to publicly update any of the forward-looking statements made herein, whether as a result of new information, subsequent events or circumstances, changes in expectations or otherwise.