ManTech International Corporation (NASDAQ:MANT) was awarded a task order under its Strategic Services Sourcing (S3) prime contract to continue supporting the operations of the U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command’s Software Engineering Center Field Support Directorate. The award is valued at $79 million, with an initial period of performance of one year plus one six-month option. Under this follow-on task order, ManTech will assist U.S. forces with their goal of achieving full C4I system interoperability on and off the battlefield among U.S., allied, and coalition forces in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Kuwait. ManTech’s field support representatives will provide network and communications engineering and installation support, and subject matter experts will perform critical support functions including property management, records management, information security, information assurance, and maintenance support. “C4I interoperability is an important linchpin in the coordination between U.S. and coalition forces,” said Louis M. Addeo, president and chief operating officer of ManTech’s Technical Services Group. “ManTech is a leader in C4I technology with a long history of support for the Army’s C4I programs. We are honored to be selected once again to continue this important work.” 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; and other U.S. federal government customers. We provide support to critical national security programs for approximately 60 federal agencies through approximately 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.