Tag Archives: goddard space flight center

NASA Selects ULA-Built Atlas V Rocket to Launch JPSS-2 in 2021

United Launch Alliance, a joint venture of Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), has won a contract to help NASA launch a polar-orbiting environmental weather satellite for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. NASA said Saturday the Joint Polar Satellite System-2 will launch aboard a ULA-built Atlas V 401 rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California sometime in …

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KBR Subsidiary to Support NASA Exploration Missions Under Potential $442M IDIQ Award

A subsidiary of KBR (NYSE: KBR) has been awarded a potential five-year, $442 million contract to provide engineering support services for more than 20 Earth and space science missions at NASA. KBRwyle Technology Solutions will support concept studies, formulation development, design, implementation, systems and sustaining engineering, decommissioning, integration, ground system and operations …

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NASA Picks Potential $188M Mission to Explore Black Holes, Cosmic X-Rays’ Polarization

NASA plans to launch a potential $188 million mission by 2020 to explore and collect information on black holes, pulsars, neutron stars and other cosmic X-rays. The space agency selected the Imaging X-ray Polarimetry Explorer mission out of three mission concepts that were chosen from a set of 14 offers …

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Parsons Receives NASA Awards for Small Business Support; Carey Smith Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 8, 2016 — Parsons has received the Large Business Prime Contractor of the Year and the Mentor-Protege Agreement of the Year awards from NASA for the company’s support to small businesses, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. The 2016 Small Business Industry Awards recognized Parsons’ efforts to provide opportunities to small businesses through …

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NASA Taps Business Integra for Potential $206M Goddard IT Support IDIQ

Business Integra has received a potential five-year, $206 million contract to manage and integrate information technology systems at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. The company will help NASA implement strategies to manage networking, computing and multiple facilities as well as ensure the delivery of services for the enterprise-wide IT environment throughout the center, NASA said Friday. The Goddard …

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Parsons Gets NASA Award for Small Business Support; Mary Ann Hopkins Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 10, 2015 — Parsons has received a NASA award for its support to small businesses as the prime contractor on the Facility Construction, Engineering, and Technical Services contract, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. The space agency named Parsons the “Large Business Prime Contractor of the Year” for the Goddard Space Flight …

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NASA Taps ASRC Federal Subsidiary for $274M Goddard IT Support Contract

An ASRC Federal subsidiary has been awarded a potential five-year, $273.7 million contract to provide information technology support services at a NASA-run space research facility in Maryland. NASA said Thursday that Arctic Slope Technical Services will help develop, run and sustain Goddard Space Flight Center’s information systems software under the …

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NASA Picks ASRC-ATA JV for Potential $505M Mechanical Engineering Contract

A joint venture of ASRC Federal‘s space and defense business and Applied Technology Associates will provide mechanical engineering and associated services to NASA‘s Goddard Space Flight Center under a potential five-year, $505 million contract. NASA said Wednesday its indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with ATA Aerospace has a $5 million minimum ordering value and a 60-day phase-in period that …

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NASA Awards Engineering, Postdoctoral Research Contracts Worth $402M Total

NASA has awarded separate contracts potentially worth a combined $402 million for engineering services, postdoctoral research and systems engineering services to Trident Vantage Systems, the Universities Space Research Association and Alcyon Technical Services Joint Venture, respectively. The space agency said Wednesday the potential five-year, $114 million, small business set-aside contract with Trident covers technology …

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Raytheon Awarded $240M Task Order for NASA Data Mgmt System

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has secured a potential five-year, $240 million task order to further develop and maintain a data management tool for NASA. The space agency said Thursday its Earth Observing System Data and Information System works to store, manage and share scientific data collected from satellites, aircraft and other sources with …

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