NCI, Inc. (NASDAQ: NCIT), a leading provider of information technology (IT) and professional services and solutions to U.S. Federal Government agencies, announced today that it was awarded a new firm-fixed price contract valued at $12.3 million from U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM). The company will provide command, control, communications and computer systems (C4S) and IT services to support SOUTHCOM's Joint Task Force-Bravo (JTF-B) as well as all tenants and activities at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras. The award falls under NCI's General Services Administration (GSA) Alliant contract and consists of a nine-month base period and one option year.

NCI's services under this contract include communications and information system planning, acquisition, engineering, installation, maintenance, management, operations and disposition support to both core JTF-B mission areas and other government organizations and agencies as required during contingency and emergency operations. The work will take place onsite in the Republic of Honduras and other remote locations associated with C4S activities. JTF-B is one of two task forces under SOUTHCOM. It promotes regional cooperation and security necessary to prevent conflict, respond to crises and conduct military operations in the Caribbean, Central America and South America areas of responsibility.

"NCI is proud to assume this vital role in support of SOUTHCOM," said Brian J. Clark, NCI's president. "Our extensive experience providing operations and maintenance of C4S in CONUS and OCONUS areas of operations enables us to deliver world-class information and computer services to meet the needs of this important customer."

About NCI, Inc.:

NCI is a leading provider of enterprise solutions and services to U.S. defense, intelligence, health care and civilian government agencies. The company has the expertise and proven track record to solve its customers' most important and complex mission challenges through technology and innovation. NCI's team of highly skilled professionals focuses on delivering cost-effective solutions and services in the areas of cybersecurity and information assurance; engineering and logistics support; enterprise information management and advanced analytics; cloud computing and IT infrastructure optimization; health IT and medical support; IT service management; software and systems development/integration; and modeling, simulation and training. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, NCI has approximately 1,800 employees operating at more than 100 locations worldwide. NCI: Trust. Integrity. Performance. For more information, visit or email Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter (@nciinc_) and LinkedIn.

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