Future Combat Systems and SAIC's future

Tuesday - 6/30/2009, 9:05am EDT

Dan Zanini

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The Pentagon's decision to split its $160-billion dollar Army modernization program is having a ripple-effect throughout the federal contractor community. Science Applications International Corporation has been the lead systems integrator for Future Combat Systems. But now their future role is very much in question. Retired General Dan Zanini, SAIC's senior vice president and program manager for the Future Combat Systems (FCS) program, explains.