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DynCorp International Earns Federal Aviation Administration(FAA) Diamond Award for Excellence

FALLS CHURCH, Va.  (July 27, 2010) – Forthe second consecutive year, DynCorp International’s C-21AContractor Logistics Support (CLS) team has earned the FederalAviation Administration’s (FAA) prestigious Diamond Award forExcellence. The C-21A CLS team provides total maintenance supportfor the U.S. Air Force fleet of C-21s at locations in the U.S.,Germany, and Southwest Asia.

The FAA’s Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT) Award program isbased entirely on the commitment of maintenance technicians toimprove safety by actively participating in initial and recurringtraining programs to further their technical knowledge. The DiamondAward is the highest corporate award, and the program includes bothindividual and corporate recognition.

The award recognizes 100-percent participation in training byAirframe and Powerplant (A&P) mechanics who completeFAA-certified training online and document completion of DI annualmaintenance training. In addition to the Diamond Award, which ispresented to the company, each mechanic receives an AviationMaintenance Technician award based on the number of training hourslogged.

“This achievement demonstrates a dedication to training,” saidJeffrey Roth, the C-21A CLS Program Director. “In aviation, werecognize how important it is to continually increase maintenanceskills and safety awareness. When there is no room for error,training is critical.”

About DynCorp International
DynCorp International is a global government servicesprovider in support of U.S. national security and foreign policyobjectives, delivering support solutions for defense, diplomacy,and international development. DI operates major programs inlogistics, platform support, contingency operations, and trainingand mentoring to reinforce security, community stability, and therule of law. DynCorp International is headquartered in FallsChurch, Va. For more information, visit www.dyn-intl.com.