FALLS CHURCH, Va. (February 24, 2009) – TheU.S. Army Sustainment Command has authorized DynCorp International(NYSE:DCP) to proceed under a $20.8 million LOGCAP IV task orderfor support of the Udairi Army Airfield in Kuwait.
This task order was awarded to DynCorp International on December18, 2008, but was under a stay-of-performance due to a protest bythe incumbent. The stay-of-performance was lifted February 23,2009, following denial of the protest by the GovernmentAccountability Office.
This is the second task order award to DynCorp International forsupport services in Kuwait under LOGCAP IV.
DynCorp International will be responsible for a full rangeof services at Udairi Army Airfield, including firefighting, fireprotection support, equipment and vehicle maintenance, airfieldoperations, flight dispatch, air traffic control tower services,and weather observation and forecasting services.
The potential value of this task order is $20.8 million for atransition period and one year at full performance. Up to fouroption years may also be awarded at the discretion of thegovernment.
Under the LOGCAP IV contract, DynCorp International is one ofthree providers who will support U.S. forces worldwide withimmediate focus on those deployed in the Middle East. DynCorpInternational holds several important logistics and contingencycontracts for the U.S. military, and was the sole holder of theLOGCAP II contract from 1997-2002.
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DynCorp International is a provider of specializedmission-critical services to civilian and military governmentagencies worldwide, and operates major programs in law enforcementtraining and support, security services, base operations, aviationservices, contingency operations, and logistics support. DynCorpInternational is headquartered in Falls Church, Va. For moreinformation, visit www.dyn-intl.com .