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BACKGROUND: This report provides Department of Defense (DoD) contractor personnel numbers for 3rd quarter Fiscal Year 2021 (FY21) and current status of efforts underway to improve management of contractors accompanying United States (U.S.) Forces. It includes data on DoD contractor personnel deployed in Afghanistan, Operation Freedom’s Sentinel (OFS); Iraq and Syria, Operation Inherent Resolve (OIR); and the U.S. Central Command (USCENTCOM) area of responsibility (AOR).

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BACKGROUND: This report provides Department of Defense (DoD) contractor personnel numbers for 2nd quarter Fiscal Year 2020 (FY20) and current status of efforts underway to improve management of contractors accompanying United States (U.S.) Forces. It includes data on DoD contractor personnel deployed in Afghanistan, Operation Freedom’s Sentinel (OFS); Iraq and Syria, Operation Inherent Resolve (OIR); and the U.S. Central Command (USCENTCOM) area of responsibility (AOR).

KEY POINTS: During 2nd quarter FY20, USCENTCOM reported approximately 52,142 contractor personnel supporting DoD in the USCENTCOM AOR, an increase of approximately 1,678 from the previous quarter.

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BACKGROUND: This report provides DoD contractor personnel numbers for 2 nd quarter FY18 and current status of efforts underway to improve management of contractors accompanying U.S. Forces. It includes data on DoD contractor personnel deployed in Afghanistan, Operation Freedom’s Sentinel (OFS); Iraq and Syria, Operation Inherent Resolve (OIR); and the U.S. Central Command (USCENTCOM) area of responsibility (AOR).

KEY POINTS: During 2nd quarter FY18, USCENTCOM reported approximately 46,777 contractor personnel supporting DoD in the USCENTCOM AOR, an increase of approximately 520 from the previous quarter.

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Pentagon Spending on Contractor Services Could Take a Hit Under Trump Administration

By Jon Harper — Spending on contractor services could fall victim to other defense spending priorities under the Trump administration, according to a market forecast by the Professional Services Council.

Although President-elect Donald Trump suggested on the campaign trail that he might pursue a big defense buildup, budget constraints will force difficult choices even if spending caps are eased or lifted, said an industry insider who helped put together the council’s latest “Vision Federal Market Forecast.”

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Overseas Contingency Operations Funding

Post Date: September 13, 2016 | Category: Around the World

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The Department of Defense (DOD) estimates that Congress has appropriated $1.6 trillion for war related operational costs of the DOD since the terror attacks of September 11, 2001.

When combined with an estimated $123.2 billion in related State Department and Foreign Operations appropriations, the DOD, Department of State (DOS), and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) have received an estimated $1.7 trillion for activities and operations in support of U.S. response to the 9/11 attacks.

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By: Leo Shane III — Defense Department contractors in Afghanistan still outnumber U.S. troops by a 3-to-1 margin according to new research released this week, raising questions again about the role those workers play in the ongoing wars overseas and the oversight they receive.

The data, compiled by the Congressional Research Service and first reported by Politico, shows contractor numbers in both Iraq and Afghanistan dating back to fiscal 2007. Combined, the Defense Department spent more than $220 billion on contractors in both war zones for a variety of services and support.

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This report provides background information for Congress on the levels of Department of Defense (DOD) troop and contractor personnel deployed in support of prior and ongoing military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Throughout its history, DOD has relied on contractors to support a wide range of military operations. Operations over the past 30 years have highlighted the critical role that contractors play in supporting U.S. troops—both in terms of the number of contractors and the type of work being performed. During recent U.S. military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan, contractors frequently averaged 50% or more of the total DOD presence in-country.

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CONTRACTOR SUPPORT OF U.S. OPERATIONS IN THE USCENTCOM AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY

BACKGROUND: This report updates DoD contractor personnel numbers in theater and outlines DoD efforts to improve management of contractors accompanying U.S. forces. It covers DoD contractor personnel deployed in Afghanistan (Operation Freedom’s Sentinel), Iraq (Operation Inherent Resolve), and the U.S. Central Command (USCENTCOM) area of responsibility (AOR).

KEY POINTS: In 1st quarter FY 2016, USCENTCOM reported approximately 43,781 contractor personnel working for the DoD in the USCENTCOM AOR. This total reflects a decrease of approximately 1K from the previous quarter. A breakdown of DoD contractor personnel is provided below

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Department of Defense (DoD)

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BACKGROUND: This report updates DoD contractor personnel numbers in theater and outlines DoD efforts to improve management of contractors accompanying U.S. forces. It covers DoD contractor personnel deployed in Afghanistan (Operation Freedom’s Sentinel), Iraq (Operation Inherent Resolve), and the U.S. Central Command (USCENTCOM) area of responsibility (AOR).

KEY POINTS: In 4th quarter FY 2015, USCENTCOM reported approximately 44,824 contractor personnel working for the DoD in the USCENTCOM AOR. This total reflects an increase of approximately 3K from the previous quarter. A breakdown of DoD contractor personnel is provided below

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Department of Defense (DoD)

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CONTRACTOR SUPPORT OF U.S. OPERATIONS IN THE USCENTCOM AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY

BACKGROUND: This report updates DoD contractor personnel numbers in theater and outlines DoD efforts to improve management of contractors accompanying U.S. forces. It covers DoD contractor personnel deployed in Afghanistan (Operation Freedom’s Sentinel), Iraq (Operation Inherent Resolve), and the U.S. Central Command (USCENTCOM) area of responsibility (AOR).

KEY POINTS: In 3rd quarter FY 2015, USCENTCOM reported approximately 41,922 contractor personnel working for the DoD in the USCENTCOM AOR. This total reflects a decrease of approximately 7.5K from the previous quarter. A breakdown of DoD contractor personnel is provided below

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Jorge Scientific

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Department of Defense (DOD)Jorge Scientific Corp., Arlington, Va., was awarded a $7,309,301 firm-fixed-price contract for Counterinsurgency (COIN) Advisory and Assistance Team services in Afghanistan regarding a new COIN concept without a break in service. This assistance entails training U.S. forces on how to train Afghanistan National Security Forces (ANSF) on functions critical to ANSF sustainment. Fiscal 2014 operations and maintenance, Army funds in the amount of $5,755,730 were obligated at the time of the award. The estimated completion date is March 15, 2014.

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AECOM the leading provider of security services and frontline protection, for commercial and general aviation airports, heliports, and U.S. Government installations at highly sensitive locations was awarded $10 million contract today from the Department of Defense:

Department of Defense (DOD)AECOM National Security Programs Inc., Springfield, Va., was awarded a $10,019,790 contract modification (000328) to contract W52P1J-09-D-0043 to provide U.S. Forces-Afghanistan with the capability to passively gather, analyze, and disseminate open sources atmospheric information throughout the Afghanistan Combined Joint Operating Area; monitor, track and measure trends in local sentiment regarding U.S. Forces-Afghanistan programs and policies.

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Maersk Line

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Department of Defense (DOD)Maersk Line Ltd., Norfolk, Va., is being awarded a $14,223,440 modification under a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00033-11-C-5400) to exercise option period two for the worldwide charter of one U.S.-flagged, Ice-class certified, double-hulled product tanker.  The vessel provides worldwide bulk fuel support to the Department of Defense, including a delivery each year to Antarctica for the National Science Foundation and a delivery each year to Greenland for the Department of Defense, Defense Logistics Agency-Energy.

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Defense Department officials have submitted two funding-related requests to Congress, Pentagon Press Secretary George Little said here today.

Officials are seeking $79.4 billion in overseas contingency operations funding for fiscal year 2014 and are asking Congress to allow Pentagon officials to reprogram $9.6 billion in fiscal 2013 funding, Little said. The reprogramming actions “are not meant to offset the effects of sequestration,” he added.

The $9.6 billion request looks to fix large shortfalls in overseas contingency operations funding and larger than expected fuel bills, Little explained in a meeting with reporters.

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DRS Technology

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A DRS Technologies business unit has won a $391 million contract to help manage aircraft cargo loaders for the U.S. Air Force at more than 80 locations worldwide. DRS Sustainment Systems Inc. won the contract through a competitive acquisition, through which the Air Force received two offers, the Defense Department said Wednesday. Performance-based logistics work for the 318 Tunner aircraft cargo loaders will include material management of parts and infrastructure, program engineering, overhaul, modifications and depot-level maintenance.

The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center awarded the hybrid firm-fixed-price, fixed-price-incentive-firm-target, cost-reimbursable no-fee, requirements-type “D” contract. DRS will perform work through July 31, 2014 and the Air Force will obligate fiscal year 2014 working capital funds, centralized asset management, Air Force Reserve Command and Air National Guard funds as they are available.

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Camp Lemonnier is the primary base of operations for U.S. Africa Command in the Horn of Africa, and provides, operates and sustains superior service in support of combat readiness and security of ships, aircraft, detachments and personnel for regional and combatant command requirements and enables operations in the Horn of Africa while fostering positive U.S.-African Nation relations.

The Camp of more than 4,000 U.S., joint and allied forces military and civilian personnel and U.S. Department of Defense contractors has 20 new facilities projects, which includes an aircraft apron, runway, chapel, DFAC, a second recreation center, water production and distribution center and a wastewater treatment plant including construction projects funded this fiscal year 2012-2013 by overseas contingency operations appropriations. These projects are expanding the Camp's operational capability and increasing the utility infrastructure. 

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Academi

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Department of Defense (DOD) renews Academi's (formaly Blackwater) contract for $7 million in Afghanistan to provide protective services for U.S. Army and other Amercian interests.

DOD announced:

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Academi Training Center Inc., Moyock, N.C., was awarded a $7,230,998 firm-fixed-price, option-eligible, non-multi-year contract modification (P00004) of contract (W560MY-12-C-0006) to provide private security services. Performance location will be Afghanistan with funding from fiscal 2013 operations and maintenance, Army funds. This contract was a competitive acquisition via the web with four bids received. The U.S. Army Contracting Command - Rock Island Arsenal, Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity.

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Department of Defense awarded over $6 million for sustaniment of a C-130 repair to Precision Aerospace yesterday at a joint military Air Base in Indonesia. Precision Aerospace Corporation performs machining, stamping, welding, assembly, testing, and extensive layout/inspection of medium to high complexity mechanical aircraft components and assemblies. The company serves over two dozen aircraft customers and approximately ten non-aerospace customers.

Back stateside Precision Aerospace recently expanded their new office in June and created new jobs in Michigan after consolidating 3 corporate offices. The State of Michigan announced a $2.5 million tax credit on a proposed $10.1 million to create 190 new jobs in five years.  Precision has been dedicated to meeting the needs of the aerospace industry for over 40 years. The work for this contract award is scheduled to be performed at the Bandung Air Base and is expected to be completed by June 16, 2016.

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Raytheon Company has won a $9.9 million contract with the Defense Department to detect border tunnels in Egypt and aim to help counter terrorism. The Border Tunnel Activity Detection Systems work comes under Egypt’s foreign military sales agreement with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

Egyptian authorities intend to close the tunnels used by suspected terrorists to transport illegal arms, according to the report. Raytheon will work to identify hidden tunnels using its sensor technology and the MONARCH sensor under the company’s seismic and acoustic vibration imaging program.

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General Atomics Aeronautical Systems has won a potential $156,370,264 contract modification from the U.S. Army for engineering services on the branch’s fleet of Gray Eagle unmanned aircraft. The Army awarded the modification on a cost-plus-fixed-fee, option-eligible, non-multi-year basis.

Work will occur at Poway, Calif. and the Army is allocating fiscal year 2013 other funding for the award. GA-ASI also holds a $354,683,431 contract to help sustain the Army’s Gray Eagles in Afghanistan under both operations and maintenance and other procurement funds.

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