DynCorp International (DI) today announced that it has been awarded a contract with the U.S. Air Force Materiel Command to provide support services for T-6A and T-6B aircraft at several Air Force and Navy locations throughout the U.S.
“This contract builds on our core business in Aviation and expands our experience working with T-6 aircraft,” said Jim Myles, group vice president, Aviation, DynCorp International. “We are honored that the U.S. Air Force has chosen DI to work on this program.”
DI will establish, operate and manage Contractor Operated and Maintained Base Supply (COMBS) facilities at Columbus Air Force Base (AFB), Miss., Laughlin AFB, Texas, Randolph AFB, Texas, Sheppard AFB, Texas, Vance AFB, Okla., Naval Air Station (NAS) Pensacola, Fla., NAS Whiting Field, Fla., NAS Patuxent River, Md., NAS Corpus Christi, Texas. Each COMBS facility will provide spare parts and equipment necessary to support T-6A and T-6B aircraft.
The competitively-awarded, firm-fixed-price contract has one base year with four, one-year options and a total contract value of $432 million if all options are exercised.
T-6 Aircraft Support
DI team members currently perform maintenance work with T-6 aircraft at Columbus AFB, Sheppard AFB and NAS Patuxent River, Md. The T-6 is a single-engine, two-seat plane used in Joint Primary Pilot Training. Students learn basic flying skills common to U.S. Air Force and Navy pilots.
Aviation Support Services
DynCorp International personnel provide a broad range of services that can deliver a total mission solution or integrate as needed to fulfill any program’s requirements. In addition to maintenance and modifications, DI supports the U.S. Department of State, state governments and all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces with services such as airfield operations, logistics, security, construction, communications and training, in some of the most challenging regions of the world. DI also maintains and crews aircraft for specialized missions such as transporting personnel and equipment and combating forest fires.
- Aircrew Services
- Equipment Maintenance
- Logistics Support
- Airfield Management, Communications and Navigation Equipment
- IT Installation and Operations
- Workforce Sustainment
- Maintenance Training
- Flight Operations Training