San Diego, USA, 8 November 2006 – Science Applications International Corporation announced today that it has completed the acquisition of AETC Incorporated, a San Diego-based firm providing remote sensing systems and services for the U.S. Department of Defense.
AETC develops acoustic, non-acoustic, radar, and electromagnetic remote sensing techniques and systems for underwater, underground, and above-ground applications. The company also provides analytical support, physical modeling services, algorithm and processing system development, performance characterization, and system engineering support for a wide variety of sensing, detection, and decision-support systems. The company’s 46 employees will transition into SAIC’s Research, Development, Test and Evaluation Group. Terms of the acquisition agreement were not disclosed.
SAIC is a provider of scientific, engineering, systems integration and technical services and solutions to all branches of the U.S. military, agencies of the Department of Defense, the intelligence community, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and other U.S. Government civil agencies, as well as to customers in selected commercial markets.