APRIL 29, 2024

SAIC Awarded $494 Million NASA Contract for Safety and Mission Assurance Engineering

Company will advance NASA programs in deep space exploration and human space flight

Reston, Va., April 29, 2024 – Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC)has been awarded a $494 million contract by NASA to enable safe and reliable exploration of space through the Safety and Mission Assurance Engineering Contract III (SMAEC) program.

"SAIC is thrilled to support NASA’s next chapters as we go to the Moon and beyond,” said David Ray, executive vice president, Space and Intelligence Business Group at SAIC. “Every mission matters and SAIC's SMAEC team is turning science fiction into reality."

Performing work at the Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas and the White Sands Test Facility, N.M., SAIC merges distinct expertise, blends commercial ingenuity with federal resilience and incorporates cutting-edge solutions to tackle demanding missions. On the SMAEC program, SAIC will work on next-gen space missions like Orion, the lunar Gateway, the International Space Station and human space flight.

Working across commercial, civil, defense and intelligence space, SAIC’s recent achievements include securing contracts for the modernization of ground stations and launch ranges, and an invitation from NASA to demonstrate the potential of digital engineering for lunar exploration at the Goddard Space Symposium in College Park, Md.

In addition to supporting the government space community, SAIC offers safety and mission assurance, probability risk assessment and software independent verification and validation services to the commercial space sector.

SAIC fosters innovation, enhances customer value through integrated technology and stands ready to address current and future national imperatives.

To learn more about SAIC’s space exploration efforts, please visit

About SAIC

SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator focused on advancing the power of technology and innovation to serve and protect our world. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in mission IT, enterprise IT, engineering services and professional services. We integrate emerging technology, rapidly and securely, into mission critical operations that modernize and enable critical national imperatives.

We are approximately 24,000 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a culture of diversity, equity and inclusion, which is core to our values and important to attract and retain exceptional talent. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.4 billion. For more information, visit For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom.

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