HANOVER, Md., Sept. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The KEYW Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:KEYW) announced today that it has received a five-year contract from Leidos Inc. to provide global airborne collection services valued at $268.5 million if all options are exercised to support the Army Geospatial Center’s High-Resolution, 3-D Geospatial Information program. The contract comprises a base period of performance valued at $49.5 million and four option years.
KEYW's high-resolution imaging technology has evolved from urban counter-IED missions to wide-area, high-resolution, three-dimensional geospatial information (HR3DGI) missions around the world. KEYW also develops and operates a range of additional capabilities including synthetic aperture radar, radio-frequency survey, hyperspectral imaging and other custom-built sensors. For more information, please visit www.keywcorp.com.
KEYW is a total solutions provider for the Intelligence Community’s toughest challenges. We support the collection, processing, analysis and dissemination of information across the full life cycle of the Intelligence Community’s mission. We employ and challenge the most talented professionals in the industry with solving such complex problems as preventing cyber threats, transforming data into intelligence and combating global terrorism. For more information contact KEYW, 7740 Milestone Parkway, Suite 400, Hanover, Maryland 21076; Phone 443-733-1600; Fax 443-733-1601; E-mail email@example.com; or on the Web at www.keywcorp.com.
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