ARLINGTON, Va., December 27, 2017 - PAE was awarded a $423M task order by the Department of State (DOS) Bureau for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) to provide administrative, technical, maintenance, training, safety and logistics/procurement support for the Colombian National Police's Aviation Unit (ARAVI).
"PAE is proud to have worked alongside ARAVI since 2012," said PAE CEO John Heller. "We look forward to continuing our critical support to strengthen law enforcement operations, support counter-narcotics operations and provide safe and efficient aviation support in South America with the award of this task order."
PAE will support a fleet of 59 rotary and fixed wing aircraft, which includes UH-1HII, UH-60L, UH-60A, Bell-206 helicopters and C-208 caravans spanning three fixed bases and multiple mobile bases throughout Colombia. The period of performance is for one base year with seven option years and a six-month extension. The task order was awarded under the One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services (OASIS) IDIQ.
PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a global workforce of approximately 20,000 people and operates in more than 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, Va.