Blackwater USA is a company that was founded in 1997. The company offers innovative, flexible training and operational solutions to support security
Blackwater's founder is a former U. S. Navy SEAL. He created Blackwater on the belief that both the military and law enforcement establishments would
require additional capacity to train fully men and women in and out of uniform.
Blackwater USA consists of nine separate business units: Blackwater Training Center (the largest private firearms and tactical training center in the
U. S.), Blackwater Target Systems, Blackwater Security Consulting, Blackwater Canine, Maritime Security, manufacturing of custom Armored Vehicles,
Parachute Jump Team, Aviation, and Raven Development Group. They also offer a full line of Tactical gear, clothing, and accessories for purchase on
their online store.
Blackwater Training Center is known around the globe for providing the highest caliber training available to law enforcement, military, and government
Over the years, Blackwater's reputation as the premier weapons and tactics training facility in the United States had spread worldwide. Blackwater
has and is currently training select military and other government groups from US-friendly nations at Blackwater and abroad. The instructors are
ranked the best in the world and their facilities are second to none. Training can be conducted at there Training facility's located at Moyock, NC,
Mount Carroll, IL, or a mobile facility that can be set up anywhere around the globe.
Blackwater USA, has a proven track record of superior advisory support to government agencies and private organizations. They are in position across
the globe ready to provide rapid planning consultation, rapid mobility/logistics, and security assistance support in areas devastated by war or
Blackwater Global Stability Solutions approaches every challenge with focused analysis. Blackwater prides itself on providing solutions that are
practical, economical, timely and effective.
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