FALLS CHURCH, Va. (August 11, 2011) -DynCorp International (DI) today announced that it has won acontract with the U.S. Naval Air Systems Command to provideaviation maintenance and logistic support at the Naval Air WarfareCenter Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Md.
“For 38 years, DynCorp International has proudly supported theU.S. Navy at Pax River under the Contract Field Teams program, andwe are honored to continue that support under this new Navycontract,” said Catherine Gridley, vice president of DI’s Aviationbusiness. “As one of the largest employers in southern Maryland, wehave had a long standing presence in the area and are delighted tocontinue serving the U.S. Navy at one of our country’s premieraviation sites.”
The competitively-awarded, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract has a baseyear valued at $92.8 million, with a total contract value of $490million if all four option years are exercised.
DI will provide maintenance services for the Naval Test WingAtlantic’s fleet of test and evaluation aircraft and for theprestigious U.S. Navy Test Pilot School. This includes all rotary,fixed, lighter-than-air, and unmanned aircraft on-site for projecttesting, as well as transient, loaner, leased and tested civilianaircraft assigned to the Naval Air Warfare Center AircraftDivision. DI will also perform supportability/safety studies andoff-site aircraft safety/spill containment patrols and aircraftrecovery services.
About DynCorp International
DynCorpInternational is a global government services provider workingin support of U.S. national security and foreign policy objectives,delivering support solutions for defense, diplomacy andinternational development. DI operates major programs in logistics,platform support, contingency operations and training and mentoringto reinforce security, community stability and the rule of law.DynCorp International is headquartered in Falls Church, Va.