Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) Awarded SPAWAR Contract

Fayetteville NC. – May 3, 2007 – Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC), a defense electronics engineering, manufacturing and professional services company, announced today the company was awarded a major communications integration contract by Space and Naval System Center, Charleston (SPAWAR) for Integration, Production, Training and Lifecycle Sustainment Support of Communication Systems for ctical/Vehicular/Shipboard and Aircraft Platforms. The contract is valued at $29 million over five years.

SNC will provide integration and technical support to the SPAWAR Joint Warfare Support Division (JWSD) for the purpose of providing Communication Systems for tactical/vehicular/shipboard and aircraft platforms to SPAWARSYSCEN Charleston, Code 59 in support of their customers. “Sierra Nevada Corporation’s, Tactical Communications Division is dedicated to providing professional services, technology insertion and rapid response in support of the warfighter and homeland security. Our indepth IT background and understanding of the customers, current requirements and emerging technologies will allow us to and provide assistance to both SPAWAR and its customers in areas of integration and technical support,” said John Tuohey, Director, Tactical Communications (SNC).

Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) headquartered in Sparks, Nevada, is a fast growing innovative and agile technology solutions corporation focusing on system integration electronics engineering; manufacturing; and aircraft modification. Our current focus is to specialize in the integration; design; development; installation; and servicing of complex airborne, ground, and ship-based systems for the U.S. Government, its prime contractors, and international customers.

SNC is a privately-held, woman owned business with a strong, stable and debt-free financial foundation that provides flexible low-risk and strong financial performance for our customers. We have invested heavily over the years in experienced people, modern facilities, and the state-of-the-art equipment needed to enhance our capabilities, development efforts to our customer’s technical advantage. SNC has over 1000 employees with 24 locations in 15 states across the United States.

SNC Enterprise Business Areas:
ISR - Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance
CNS/ATM - Communication, Navigation, Surveillance & Air Traffic Mgmt
C4N - Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Networks
EW/RI - Electronic Warfare / Range Instrumentation
SST - System Sensors and Technology
IMS - Integrated Mission Systems