040324-N-3986D-030 Arabian Gulf (Mar. 24, 2004) - Air Traffic Controllers stand watch in the Carrier Air Traffic Control Center (CATCC) aboard USS George Washington (CVN 73). The Norfolk, Va., - based nuclear powered aircraft carrier is on a regularly scheduled deployment in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF). U.S. Navy photo by PhotographerÕs Mate Airman Jessica Davis. (RELEASED)

Altamira Technologies, a company that provides engineering, analytic services, and open source software for security, has been awarded an $18 million contract to provide classified full lifecycle engineering, development, and sustainment of a mission critical system supporting the U.S. Intelligence community.

Work performed under this five year CPFF contract, awarded in the first quarter of this year, will expand Altamira’s Chantilly based portfolio.

[Image courtesy: Altamira]