CEO: John Jumper.

Revenue: $11.1 billion in fiscal 2011;

$10.8 billion in fiscal 2010.

Net income: $618 million in fiscal 2011;

$497 million in fiscal 2010.

No. of local employees: 3,187.

Headquarters: McLean, Va.

Year founded: 1969.

Stock symbol and exchange:

SAI on the New York Stock Exchange.

Company description: Contractor serving defense, intelligence and other government agencies, mostly at the federal level.

Key factors for success: Deep technical knowledge and skill, familiarity with government clients.

John Jumper has more than 5,000 flight hours to his credit...

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