US NAVAIR awards aircraft maintenance and logistics support deal to DynCorp

28 January 2015 (Last Updated January 28th, 2015 18:30)

The US Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) has awarded a task order to DynCorp International (DI) for the provision of aircraft maintenance and logistics support for aircraft allocated to the NAVAIR Warfare Center in Fallon, Nevada, US.

The US Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) has awarded a task order to DynCorp International (DI) for the provision of aircraft maintenance and logistics support for aircraft allocated to the NAVAIR Warfare Center in Fallon, Nevada, US.

The $44.5m, firm-fixed-price task order has a one-year period of performance and the indefinite-delivery / indefinite-quantity contract vehicle comes with an overall potential value of $93.3m, alongside a five-year period of performance.

"This contract award continues to significantly expand our work with the navy."

DI International DynAviation senior vice-president James Myles said: "This contract award continues to significantly expand our work with the navy, building on another recent contract award to support T-34, T-44 and T-6 aircraft.

"Our DynAviation team is honoured to have the opportunity to serve the Naval Strike and Air Warfare Center, and continue to develop a strong relationship with this customer."

DI will also provide organisational and selected intermediate and limited depot-level maintenance and logistics services for 44 aircraft, including the F/A-18A-F, EA-18G, MH-60S, F-16A/B and E-2 C.

The company has previously delivered operation and maintenance for communication suites integrated on military sealift command vessels, as part of a US Navy contract.

In 2009, DI was also contracted by the navy to provide support services for the Joint Special Operations Task Force in the Philippines.