Press Release

NASA Selects Advanced Research and Technology Contract

By SpaceRef Editor
August 13, 2013
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NASA has selected Universities Space Research Association (USRA) of Columbia, Md., to support research and technology efforts at the agency’s Glenn Research Center in Cleveland.

This cost-plus-fixed fee indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract has a maximum value of $65 million during a 4 1/2-year performance period beginning Oct. 1.

USRA will support applied research in Glenn’s core competencies and enabling technologies, including understanding the effects of the space environment; materials and structures for aerospace applications; engine systems technologies for aerospace vehicles; in-space power and propulsion systems; instrumentation, sensors and controls for aeronautics and space systems; and technologies for safe and efficient aircraft operation in atmospheric icing conditions.

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SpaceRef staff editor.