NASA Awards Contract for IT Support, Platform Services – NASA

NASA Awards Contract for IT Support, Platform Services – NASA

NASA has selected CACI, Inc. of Chantilly, Virginia, to maintain and improve IT services across the agency. The NASA Consolidated Applications and Platform Services (NCAPS) award is a hybrid firm-fixed price and cost-plus-fixed-fee contract with an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity provision and a maximum potential value of about $2 billion. The performance period will extend eight … Read more

NASA’s Europa Clipper Unpacks in Florida – NASA

NASA’s Europa Clipper Unpacks in Florida – NASA

Crews rotated to vertical then lifted NASA’s Europa Clipper spacecraft from its protective shipping container after it arrived at the Payload Hazardous Servicing Facility (PHSF) at the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida on May 28. The spacecraft, which will collect data to help scientists determine if Jupiter’s icy moon Europa could support life, arrived … Read more

Historic Marker Celebrates NASA Kennedy’s Old Center Headquarters  – NASA

Historic Marker Celebrates NASA Kennedy’s Old Center Headquarters  – NASA

A grass field and tile display of NASA’s iconic “meatball” is all that remains of the structure that stood for over 50 years during America’s most monumental launches to space. Now, a large bronze plaque at the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida marks the location of this original headquarters building, commemorating the early days … Read more

What is 3D-MAT? – NASA

What is 3D-MAT? – NASA

The 3-Dimensional Multifunctional Ablative Thermal Protection System (3D-MAT) is a thermal protection material developed as a critical component of Orion, NASA’s newest spacecraft built for human deep space missions. It is able to maintain a high level of strength while enduring extreme temperatures during re-entry into Earth’s atmosphere at the end of Artemis missions to … Read more

Welcome Back to Planet Earth, Expedition 70 Crew!  – NASA

Welcome Back to Planet Earth, Expedition 70 Crew!  – NASA

On May 16, 2024, a crowd of more than 500 people gathered at Space Center Houston’s IMAX theater for the Expedition 70 crew debrief and awards ceremony. Crew members from NASA’s SpaceX Crew-7 and Soyuz MS-24 missions shared reflections from their voyage aboard the International Space Station and bestowed well-deserved recognition upon Johnson Space Center employees and partners … Read more

NASA, Sierra Space Deliver Dream Chaser to Florida for Launch Preparation – NASA

NASA, Sierra Space Deliver Dream Chaser to Florida for Launch Preparation – NASA

As part of NASA’s efforts to expand commercial resupply in low Earth orbit, Sierra Space’s uncrewed spaceplane arrived at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida ahead of its first flight to the International Space Station.  The Dream Chaser spaceplane, named Tenacity, arrived at Kennedy on May 18 inside a climate-controlled transportation container from NASA’s Neil Armstrong … Read more

NASA Earns Best Place to Work in Government for 12 Straight Years – NASA

NASA Earns Best Place to Work in Government for 12 Straight Years – NASA

NASA was named Thursday as the 2023 Best Place to Work in the Federal Government – large agency – for the 12th year in a row by the Partnership for Public Service. The title serves as a reflection of employee satisfaction with the workplace and functioning of the overall agency as NASA explores the unknown … Read more

NASA’s New Mobile Launcher Stacks Up for Future Artemis Missions  – NASA

NASA’s New Mobile Launcher Stacks Up for Future Artemis Missions  – NASA

The foundation is set at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida for launching crewed missions aboard the agency’s larger and more powerful SLS (Space Launch System) Block 1B rocket in support of Artemis IV and future missions. On May 9, 2024, teams with NASA’s EGS (Exploration Ground Systems) Program and contractor Bechtel National Inc. transferred … Read more

NASA Research Park Public Documents – NASA

NASA Research Park Public Documents – NASA

NASA Research Park Public Documents – NASA Theodore R. Triano May 02, 2024 Environmental Baseline Survey NASA Research Park Parcel 1 Amendment 91-4A to Administrative Order Administrative Order for Remedial Design and Remedial Action Closure Letter for Underground Storage Tank 57 Uniform Case Closure Letter, Former Underground Storage Tank 58 Consent Decree, United States of … Read more