World Security Report2019-06-10 07:55:24
DynCorp International Awarded Customs and Border Protection Contract
On May 31, the Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), awarded DynCorp International (DI) a contract to provide National Aviation Maintenance and Logistics Services. This contract is estimated at more than $1.4 billion and consists of a base year plus nine and a half option years.
DI will provide aircraft maintenance and logistics support services for CBP’s diverse fleet of fixed-wing and rotary-wing aircraft to ensure that the Government has the numbers and types of properly configured aircraft available to meet operational commitments. CBP’s aviation assets consists of approximately 211 aircraft at multiple locations in the Western hemisphere. The fleet is a mix of military and non-military, fixed- and rotary-wing, single- and multi-engine aircraft, including some modified and equipped with state-of-the-art, highly sophisticated sensor equipment.
“We are thrilled to have this opportunity to serve Customs and Border Protection,” said Joe Ford, president of DynAviation. “DI is completely focused on providing the highest quality aviation maintenance support to the guardians of our Nation’s borders.”