QinetiQ Group plc Pre Close Trading Update

Ahead of QinetiQ entering its close period for the financial year ending 31 March 2015, we will be holding our customary pre-close meetings with analysts today.

No new material information will be disclosed in these meetings and there have been no material changes since 11 February 2015 when we published an Interim Management Statement, which reaffirmed previous guidance for Group performance in the current financial year.

QinetiQ preliminary results for the year ending 31 March 2015 will be announced on 21 May 2015.

Notes to Editors:

A FTSE250 company, QinetiQ uses its world class knowledge, research and innovation to provide high-end technical expertise and advice, to customers in the global aerospace, defence and security markets. QinetiQ's unique position enables it to be a trusted partner to government organisations, predominantly in the UK and the US, including defence departments as well as other international customers in targeted sectors.

For further information please contact:

Investor relations: David Bishop, QinetiQ +44 (0) 7920 108675
 
Media relations: QinetiQ press office +44 (0) 1252 393500
  Liz Morley, Maitland +44 (0) 207 379 5151