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NASA Awards Contract to Extend Operations of Research, Development Center
NASA has awarded a contract to the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) in Pasadena, California, to extend operations of the agency’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), also in Pasadena, through Sept. 30, 2018.
Publ.Date : Tue, 15 Aug 2017 16:00 EDT

NASA Awards Contract for Infrastructure, Applications, Communications
NASA has awarded the Kennedy Infrastructure, Applications and Communication (KIAC) contract to ASRC Federal Data Solutions, LLC of Beltsville, Maryland.
Publ.Date : Tue, 15 Aug 2017 16:00 EDT

NASA Television to Air Launch of Next Communications Satellite
NASA is targeting 8:03 a.m. EDT Friday, Aug. 18, for the launch of its next Tracking and Data Relay Satellite (TDRS) mission atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. The launch, and related activities that begin Thursday, Aug. 17, will air live on NASA Television and the agency’s website.
Publ.Date : Tue, 15 Aug 2017 15:00 EDT

NASA Signs Combined Data Services Agreement for Polar Satellite Program
NASA has procured combined data support services under an agreement with the Norwegian Space Centre in Oslo, Norway, for the Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) program and various cooperative international missions. This action is supported under an international agreement between the United States and Norway.
Publ.Date : Mon, 14 Aug 2017 16:08 EDT

NASA Cargo Launches to Space Station Aboard SpaceX Resupply Mission
Experiments seeking a better understanding of Parkinson’s disease and the origin of cosmic rays are on their way to the International Space Station aboard a SpaceX Dragon spacecraft following today’s 12:31 p.m. EDT launch.
Publ.Date : Mon, 14 Aug 2017 12:33 EDT

NASA Announces Television Coverage for Aug. 21 Solar Eclipse
On Monday, Aug. 21, all of North America will be treated to an eclipse of the Sun, and NASA Television will carry it live from coast to coast from unique vantage points on the ground and from aircraft and spacecraft, including the International Space Station. Coverage will be featured during the live four-hour broadcast Eclipse Across America: Thro
Publ.Date : Fri, 11 Aug 2017 16:34 EDT

NASA Awards Acquisition, Business Support Services Contract
NASA has awarded a contract to Paragon TEC, Inc. of Cleveland to provide acquisition and business support services at the agency’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama, and its Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans.
Publ.Date : Fri, 11 Aug 2017 16:00 EDT

NASA Awards Contract for Modification of Mobile Launcher
NASA has awarded a contract to RS&H, Inc. of Merritt Island, Florida, for architectural engineering and design services for the modification of the mobile launcher at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
Publ.Date : Fri, 11 Aug 2017 16:00 EDT

NASA Television to Air Six-Hour Spacewalk at International Space Station
Two Russian cosmonauts will venture outside the International Space Station Thursday, Aug. 17, to deploy several nanosatellites, collect research samples and perform structural maintenance.
Publ.Date : Fri, 11 Aug 2017 14:22 EDT

NASA Television to Air Launch of Next Space Station Resupply Mission
NASA commercial cargo provider SpaceX is targeting its 12th commercial resupply services mission to the International Space Station for 12:31 p.m. EDT Monday, Aug. 14. Coverage will begin on NASA Television and the agency’s website Sunday, Aug. 13, with two briefings.
Publ.Date : Wed, 09 Aug 2017 17:17 EDT