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AECOM awarded $52-million task order to support U.S. military

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 23, 2008--AECOM Technology Corporation (NYSE: ACM), a leading provider of professional technical and management support services for government and commercial clients around the world, announced today that it has won a task order from the U.S. Air Force for Contract Field Teams (CFT) valued at $52 million.

The CFT contract is an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract with the Air Force to support the U.S. Department of Defense and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Under this task order, AECOM will provide aircraft-maintenance services at California's China Lake Naval Air Weapons Station in support of Air Test and Evaluation Squadron 31, commonly known as "VX-31."

Under the one-year assignment, which has an additional option year, approximately 350 AECOM employees will provide organizational and intermediate-level maintenance support for VX-31's mission of testing and evaluating current and future aircraft and related systems in the Research Development and Integrated Development Flight Test phases.

CFT IDIQ task orders awarded to AECOM to date total $215 million, and include assignments in California, Georgia and North Carolina. The CFT program, which has a maximum value of $10.12 billion over a seven-year period through 2015, provides major and minor inspections, maintenance, modifications and repairs of aircraft and ground vehicles at government locations around the world.

About AECOM

AECOM (NYSE: ACM) is a global provider of professional technical and management support services to a broad range of markets, including transportation, facilities, environmental and energy. With 43,000 employees around the world, AECOM is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation, and technical excellence in delivering solutions that enhance and sustain the world's built, natural, and social environments. AECOM serves clients in more than 100 countries and had revenue of $5.2 billion during its fiscal year 2008. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.

Forward-Looking Statements: All statements in this press release other than statements of historical fact are "forward-looking statements" for purposes of federal and state securities laws, including any statements of the plans for future operations. Actual results could differ materially from those projected or assumed in any of our forward-looking statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from our forward-looking statements are set forth in our annual report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended September 30, 2008, and our other reports filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. AECOM does not intend, and undertakes no obligation, to update any forward-looking statement.

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CONTACT: AECOM Technology Corporation
Paul Gennaro, 212-973-3167
SVP & Chief Communications Officer
paul.gennaro@aecom.com

Source: AECOM Technology Corporation