PAE Expands Foreign Policy and Security Support Services in Africa through Department of State Task Orders

January 12, 2018

ARLINGTON, Va., January 12, 2018 – The Department of State recently awarded PAE the Burkina Faso Radios task order under the Africa Peacekeeping Program (AFRICAP) II indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) vehicle.

This task order represents the final award during a successful 2017 where PAE competed to win a majority of the task orders under the AFRICAP II IDIQ vehicle. All task order wins total approximately $78.5M. Under these new task orders, PAE supports U.S. foreign policy objectives in Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Gambia, Kenya, Mauritania, Niger, Somalia and Tanzania by providing logistics support, construction services, equipment procurement and training, and unmanned aerial surveillance.

“PAE’s history supporting AFRICAP extends back to 2003,” said PAE CEO John Heller. “Since then, the AFRICAP team has done a tremendous job supporting DOS in providing support for critical missions aimed at bringing peace and stability to African regions. These recent task order wins reflect the dedication of the team on the ground and PAE’s great partnership with DOS.”

PAE was also recently awarded the AFRICAP III IDIQ vehicle to continue providing DOS with training, advisory, logistics and construction support for the Africa region. The overall period of performance for AFRICAP III is for one year and four, one-year options. The total ceiling value on the IDIQ is $1.5B.

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 global workforce of approximately 20,000 people and operates in more than 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, Va.

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