FALLS CHURCH, Va., Oct 06, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- DynCorp International (DI) today announced that it has received a notice to proceed on its contract with the U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command (RDECOM) to assist the Combined Security Transition Command-Afghanistan (CSTC-A) and NATO Training Mission (NTM) by providing mentors and trainers to develop the Afghanistan Ministry of Defense (MOD).
The contract was initially awarded in February 2010 and has a two year base period with an estimated value of $157.8 million, including a 60-day phase-in period to full performance. The total potential contract value is estimated to be $232.4 million, if the one year option period is exercised.
Under this Afghanistan Ministry of Defense Program Support contract, DI will provide dedicated in-depth mentoring, training, subject matter expertise, and programmatic support to CSTC-A staff and the Afghanistan MOD. The program supports development of organizational capacity and capability to assist Afghanistan MOD and Afghan National Army (ANA) forces in assuming full responsibility for their own security needs. DynCorp International will provide an estimated 275 qualified personnel to support the CSTC-A staff across numerous functional areas.
About DynCorp International
DynCorp International is a global government services provider in support of U.S. national security and foreign policy objectives, delivering support solutions for defense, diplomacy, and international development. DI operates major programs in logistics, platform support, contingency operations, and training and mentoring to reinforce security, community stability, and the rule of law. DynCorp International is headquartered in Falls Church, Va. For more information, visit www.dyn-intl.com.
SOURCE: DynCorp International
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