Sallyport Global Holdings announced that it has been awarded a new foreign military sales (FMS) contract through the U.S. Air Force (USAF) to support Iraqi F-16 program at Balad Air Base.
The cost-plus-fixed-fee undefinitized contract action was awarded by the U.S. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC) located at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton, Ohio.
The value of the new contract is $400 million. Foreign military sales funds in the amount of $196 million will be obligated at the time of the award.
The contract is to provide base operations support, base life support, and security services in support of the Iraqi F-16 program. It also provides for the support of F-16-related contractor personnel. The contract work will be performed at Balad Air Base, Iraq, and is expected to be complete by Jan. 30, 2019.
“Sallyport has been a dedicated partner to the Air Force in the global fight against terror, and we look forward to continuing our important work providing essential services and support to the Iraqi Air Force F-16 program at Balad Air Base,” said Victor Esposito, CEO of Sallyport Global.
Under the contract, Sallyport delivers comprehensive life and logistics support, security, construction, and base operation support services at the largest Iraqi Air Base supporting more than 4,000 resident contractors involved in the Iraqi Air Force F-16 Program.