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CALNET, Inc. AWARDED $66 Million Army Linguistic Services Contract

Reston, VA, December 18, 2006

The United States Army has awarded a contract for management of translation and interpretation services in support of Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF- GTMO) in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba to Calnet. The five-year contract, with a maximum value of $66 Million, was awarded by Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM) as a SMALL BUSINESS set aside.

CALNET’s small business partners in this venture are Acclaim Technical Services (ATS) and Aegis MEP. Under the contract, CALNET will provide foreign-language interpretation and translation services to the United States Army in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba supporting Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF). Calnet will provide foreign language interpretation and translation in Arabic, Pashto, Farsi, Dari, Turkish, Urdu, Uzbek and Uighur with United States citizens who have security clearances.

CALNET currently offers INSCOM translation services in IRAQ, Guantanamo Bay and Afghanistan. The CALNET Small Business Team has significant experience in deploying linguists worldwide.

“We are honored to have been trusted with this important mission in Guantanamo Bay. We have an excellent team in place and we will work hard to ensure the success of our customers mission in GTMO”, said Kaleem Shah, CEO of Calnet.

About CALNET Inc.
Since 1989, CALNET has helped Federal, State and Commercial organizations in the Telecommunications, Financial and Information Technology Service Sectors to remain agile by obtaining explicit business results through the rapid application and delivery of advanced Information Technology and Telecommunications solutions. Additionally Calnet provides Intelligence Analysis solutions to the U.S Armed Forces and the Intelligence Community globally. An Inc. 500 Fastest-Growing Company and a recent winner of the Top Small Business award CALNET has offices in Reston, Virginia and San Diego, California.
CALNET is proud to provide support to our National agencies to achieve our nation’s goals in the global war on terror, Operation Iraqi Freedom, Operation Enduring Freedom or whatever role our great nation calls on us to support

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