FALLS CHURCH, Va. (May 31, 2011) – DynCorp International (DI)announced today that it has been awarded a task order under theAfrica Peacekeeping Program (AFRICAP) to provide basic leadershiptraining to personnel within the military of the DemocraticRepublic of the Congo.
“We are proud to continue our work in promoting peace andstability in Africa,” said DI President Steve Schorer. “DI hasextensive experience and success in providing training designed toenhance the leadership and management capability of our partners inthe government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.”
The task order, awarded by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureauof African Affairs, has one base year and two option years. Thetotal potential revenue is $17.1 million if both option years areexercised. The AFRICAP program supports regional stability inAfrica by building the capacity of African countries and regionalorganizations to prevent, manage and resolve conflicts on theAfrican continent.
Under the task order, DI will provide basic leadership andspecialty training focusing on junior and mid-level militarypersonnel in functional areas such as communications, logistics andengineering.
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DynCorp International is a global government servicesprovider in support of U.S. national security and foreign policyobjectives, 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. Formore information, visit www.dyn-intl.com.