Peraton gets USD 578m contract to sustain DHS/TSA's security equipment

Peraton has been selected to provide performance-based integrated logistics support services to help sustain security screening equipment at all US airports and other component facilities for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Transportation Security Administration (TSA) over the next five years, the company said.

TSA´s security mission is essential to detecting threats to aviation from adversaries and keeping air travel safe for the public, and the mission must operate with 100 percent certainty in the interest of national security. TSA has entrusted Peraton to help ensure that it continues to be successful in protecting our nation.

Beyond its technical capabilities — including specialized knowledge and scale — Peraton brings to TSA a long history of success supporting the Department of Homeland Security on complex national security initiatives. This contract award reinforces Peraton´s strong reputation for delivering critical mission assurance based upon proven past performance.

The award carries a value of up to USD 578 million.

Peraton provides innovative, reliable solutions to the nation´s most sensitive and mission-critical programs and systems. Peraton has significant experience providing highly differentiated space, intelligence, cyber/SIGINT, defense, homeland security, electronic warfare and secure communications solutions, and has become a trusted partner on missions that are critical to the security priorities of the United States. Capabilities include complex software and technology services and solutions, as well as end-to-end mission operations capabilities, including software systems development, offensive and defense cyber operations, modeling & simulation, mission management, and Quick Reaction Capabilities (QRC) / Research & Development. The company is headquartered in Herndon, VA, with approximately 3,500 employees across the US and Canada.