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GERMANTOWN, Md. – (BUSINESS WIRE) – On January 28, 2021, the Department of Homeland Security, US Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Air and Marine Operations (AMO) awarded Amentum, as part of its historic society DynCorp International, a contract to provide national aviation maintenance and logistics services. This hybrid contract of Firm Fixed Price (FFP), Cost Plus Incentive Fee (CPIF) and Reimbursable Fees is estimated at over $ 1.3 billion and includes a base year plus nine option years and an option to extend. three months. The start of performances began on October 1, 2021.
Amentum will provide aircraft maintenance and logistical support services for CBP’s diverse fleet of fixed and rotary wing aircraft to ensure the government has the number and types of properly configured aircraft available to meet operational commitments. CBP’s aviation assets consist of approximately 211 aircraft spread across locations across the Western Hemisphere. The fleet is a mix of military and non-military, fixed and rotary wing, single-engine and multi-engine aircraft, some of which have been modified and fitted with state-of-the-art and highly sophisticated detection equipment.
“We are delighted with this opportunity to serve customs and border protection,” said Joe Dunaway, president of the Aviation division of Amentum. “Amentum is 100% committed to protecting our US borders by providing the highest quality aircraft maintenance service. ”
Amentum is a leading global technical and engineering services partner supporting critical programs of national significance in the areas of defense, security, intelligence, energy and the environment. We build on a century-old heritage of operational excellence, mission focus and successful execution, supported by a strong culture of safety and ethics. Headquartered in Germantown, Maryland, we employ more than 34,000 people in all 50 states and perform work in 105 foreign countries and territories. Visit us at amentum.com to explore how we deliver excellence for our clients’ most vital missions.