FALLS CHURCH, Va. (September 25, 2009) – TheU.S. Department of State has selected DynCorp International(NYSE:DCP) as one of four awardees under the AFRICAP recompete,which supports regional stability in Africa by building thecapacity of African countries and regional organizations toprevent, manage and resolve conflicts on the African continent. TheDepartment of State currently is supporting programs andinitiatives for conflict resolution and stability in Sudan, theDemocratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Somalia, Liberia, Sierra Leone,the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and theAfrican Union. This new multiple award, indefinitedelivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract is a follow-oncontract to DynCorp International’s Africa Peacekeeping contractunder which it supported contingency and security sector reformprograms in Africa for the State Department.
The new AFRICAP contract establishes a mechanism for awardees tocompete for task orders to provide training and advisory services,equipment procurement, logistical support services, andconstruction services to African countries. The period ofperformance is a base year plus four 1-year options beginning onSeptember 11, 2009. During the performance period, the customershall place orders with each company for a guaranteed minimum of$500,000, with a maximum ceiling value across all four IDIQcontracts of $1.5 billion over the life of the contracts. Each company has a contract ceiling of $375,000,000.
“This is an important opportunity for DynCorp International tocontinue supporting the work of the Department of State in Africathrough contingency operations, training and mentoring, andlogistics services,” said DynCorp International CEO William L.Ballhaus. “It’s an honor to support our government’s efforts toimprove people’s lives, and offer them stability and security intheir communities.”
About DynCorp International
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 .