CHANTILLY, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Engility Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EGL), today announced that it has been awarded a $20.7 million contract to enhance current “Beyond Line of Sight” communications for U.S. Marine Corp ground and aviation operations. Engility will provide life cycle support to include software maintenance and mission support services under this contract, which was awarded by USMC Systems Command, Quantico, Va.
“We are proud to support the United States Marines and are honored by the opportunity to continue to support USMC operations,” said Engility President and CEO Tony Smeraglinolo. “The men and women of Engility have done outstanding work for our Marine Corp customers and this award reflects that performance.”
Engility engineers and software developers will support the “Beyond Line of Sight” program during the length of this fixed-price, five year contract. “Beyond Line of Sight” is an important system that allows communications connectivity and coordination to the Marine Corp’s during air and ground operations.
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