Tag Archives: Kennedy Space Center

Lockheed Delivers Orion Crew Module as NASA Preps Launch Onboard Boeing’s SLS

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 5, 2016 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has delivered the Orion crew module to NASA‘s Kennedy Space Center, where it will undergo tests before engineers integrate it with other spacecraft hardware, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the Orion spacecraft will launch as part of Exploration Mission-1 onboard …

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NASA Eyes Commercial Use of Vehicle Assembly Facility at Kennedy Space Center; Scott Colloredo Comments

NASA is seeking proposals from private companies for the use of the Vehicle Assembly Building – High Bay 2 facility at Florida’s Kennedy Space Center for the development of launch vehicles. The space agency said Tuesday the request for proposals is part of its 20-year plan to drive effective asset utilization at the Kennedy …

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Ward Johnson: NASA Extends Jacobs’ Test Support for Kennedy Space Center

Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) will continue to provide test and operations support to the Kennedy Space Center for another two years after NASA exercised a $172.8 million contract extension option. The company said Tuesday the modification also includes a concurrent two-year extension of the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity provision for task orders. “We are pleased to support …

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NASA Triggers $178M Option on Jacobs’ Kennedy Space Center Operations Contract

NASA has awarded a two-year, $178 million contract option to Jacobs Technology to continue management and implementation services for technology and operations at the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The agency said Monday that it also exercised a two-year extension for the contract’s indefinite-delivery indefinite-quantity ordering provision, which is worth up to …

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Mark Fisher: Schafer to Support NASA Kennedy Ground Systems Program

Schafer Corp. has been awarded a follow-on task order to help NASA with ground systems planning and control analysis at the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The company will support KSC’s Ground Systems Development and Operations Program as a subcontractor to Millennium Engineering and Integration, Schafer said Tuesday. “This …

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Jacobs Wins Potential $1B for NASA Test, Operations Support

Jacobs Technology has won a potential $1.37 billion contract to provide NASA testing and operations support for programs such as the International Space Station. NASA said the contract contains a one-year, seven-month base period and options to extend work through Sept. 30, 2022. The subsidiary of Jacobs Engineering Group will …

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QinetiQ Names Mark Nappi SVP, Manager for NASA Kennedy Contract

QinetiQ North America has appointed Mark Nappi senior vice president and program manager for the company’s engineering services contract at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center. The company said Monday he will manage day-to-day operations included under the contract at the space agency’s primary launch facility. He previously served as vice president …

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