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Booz Allen Awarded Eight Major Task Orders to Support the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Booz Allen Awarded Eight Major Task Orders to Support the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency08:00 EDT Thursday, October 18, 2012 MCLEAN, Va. (Business Wire) -- Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE:BAH) announced it has won eight major task orders to provide management and technical services to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) through the Enterprise Support to Management and Resources for Technical Services (ESMARTS) contract. ESMARTS is an Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract with a maximum value of $873 million, and will provide services to NGA through December 2016. Booz Allen provided similar support to NGA under the predecessor SMARTS contract initiated in 2006. Through ESMARTS, Booz Allen will support NGA in developing geospatial intelligence (GEOINT) capabilities that create new value and improve mission partners' access to data. Booz Allen will help implement NGA's strategic initiatives regarding: content, customer service, open information technology environment, analytic capabilities, workforce, workplace and functional management. Since the IDIQ award in May 2012, Booz Allen has won eight prime contractor awards, totaling $295 million, to support different mission directorates and management offices within the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency. Additionally, Booz Allen will provide subcontractor support in three other areas including security, human resources, and online GEOINT services. “Booz Allen is well prepared to continue its 30-year partnership with NGA and its predecessor organizations through the ESMARTS contract. With a superior record of excellence in technical delivery and management, Booz Allen offers a broad set of mission focused capabilities that will enable NGA to efficiently achieve its vision,” said Richard Wilhelm, Executive Vice President of Booz Allen Hamilton. He added, “We look forward to working collaboratively with NGA to achieve its objectives for creating richer sets of services and information, delivered to users in more usable forms.” Since NGA's establishment in 1996, Booz Allen has helped plan, program, develop, and deliver timely, relevant and accurate GEOINT in support of National System for Geospatial Intelligence (NSG) missions: military and intelligence operations, intelligence analysis, homeland defense, and humanitarian and disaster relief. About Booz Allen Hamilton Booz Allen Hamilton is a leading provider of management and technology consulting services to the U.S. government in defense, intelligence, and civil markets, and to major corporations, institutions, and not-for-profit organizations. Booz Allen is headquartered in McLean, Virginia, employs approximately 25,000 people, and had revenue of $5.86 billion for the 12 months ended March 31, 2012. Forward-Looking Statements This press release contains, or may be deemed to contain, “forward-looking statements” (as defined in the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995). Examples of forward-looking statements include information concerning the future payment of the special cash dividend or the regular quarterly cash dividend and the ex-dividend date for the special dividend. These statements give Booz Allen Hamilton's current expectation of future events or its future performance and do not relate directly to historical or current events. A number of factors could cause Booz Allen Hamilton's future actions and related results to vary from any expectations or goals expressed in, or implied by, the forward-looking statements included in this press release, possibly to a material degree. Some of these factors include, but are not limited to, the risk factors set forth in Booz Allen Hamilton's Annual Report on Form 10-K, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on May 30, 2012. All forward-looking statements included in this press release speak only as of the date made, and, except as required by law, Booz Allen Hamilton undertakes no obligation to update or revise publicly any such forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise. Booz Allen HamiltonCarrie Lake, 703-377-7785Lake_Carrie@bah.com