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American Systems-MEI JV Lands Spot on $264M NASA Engineering, Technical Support IDIQ; Peter Smith Quoted

A joint venture of American Systems and Millennium Engineering and Integration will compete for engineering and technical support service task orders under NASA’s potential eight-year, $264M contract. New Horizons Aeronautics will deliver services in support of the agency’s Armstrong Flight Research Center in Edwards, Calif., American Systems said Tuesday. NHAero …

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NASA Selects Two Firms for $264M Flight Research Center Support Contract

Two companies have landed spots on a potential eight-year, $264M contract for engineering and technical support services to NASA‘s Armstrong Flight Research Center in California. Analytical Mechanics Associates and New Horizons Aeronautics will vie for task orders under the ETSS indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, NASA said Thursday. Work is scheduled to commence on Feb. 1 next …

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MTSI to Help NASA Establish Framework for FAA Certification of Autonomous Aircraft

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 17, 2018 — Modern Technology Solutions Inc. will collaborate with NASA to develop a framework for the certification of autonomous aircraft systems in line with the requirements of the Federal Aviation Administration, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday it will build software code and algorithms as part …

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USRA to Support NASA’s Airborne Astronomical Observatory Under Potential $514M Contract

Universities Space Research Association has secured a potential 18-year, $514 million hybrid contract from NASA to provide science and mission operations support for the space agency’s airborne astronomical observatory. NASA said Saturday the Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy program support contract has a 60-day phase-in period, five base years, six two-year options and an additional one-year …

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Siemens Unit Installs Asset Monitoring Service at NASA Armstrong

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 19, 2016 — A business unit of Siemens has deployed an online asset monitoring service at NASA‘s Armstrong Flight Research Center to help evaluate the condition of critical facilities and provide recommendations for predictive maintenance measures, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday its plant data services division installed the data-based service and …

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NASA to Demo Detect-and-Avoid Systems Onboard General Atomics’ Ikhana

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 21, 2016 — NASA will help the Federal Aviation Administration develop provisions on the integration of unmanned aircraft systems using a demonstration of detect-and-avoid platforms onboard a General Atomics-built Ikhana, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The space agency said Friday the team plans a fourth series of flight tests using Ikhana with other drones to demonstrate …

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Mark Gray: ASRC Federal Subsidiary Wins Contract for NASA Flight Research, IT Support

ASRC Federal‘s InuTeq subsidiary has won a potential $73 million contract to provide operational and information technology services to NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center in California. InuTeq will assist the center’s mission information and test systems directorate in running its aeronautical test range and research aircraft integration facility, ASRC Federal …

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InuTeq to Help NASA Manage Flight Research, IT Services

InuTeq has been awarded a potential five-year, $73 million contract to help NASA manage operations at the agency’s Armstrong Flight Research Center in Edwards, California. NASA said Friday that the company will work with the center’s mission information and test systems directorate on areas such as flight research operations, flight …

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