Status Report

CSA Request for Proposal for Mission/Payload Concepts

By SpaceRef Editor
August 13, 2007
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The Canadian Space Agency is pleased to announce a notice for Request for Proposal (RFP) for Mission/Payload Concepts.  This CSA RFP is applicable to several thrusts of the Canadian Space Strategy, including Space Sciences and Exploration, Earth Observation and Communications.  This RFP is for concept studies for future missions on platforms that include microsats, smallsats and payloads on international opportunities.

The RFP is available on the MERX government electronic tendering service website (  To get the full documentation, it is necessary to register and login to MERX (a credit card number is required to register, but basic services are free of charge).  The RFP document can be found under Services / Research and Development or by the reference number: PW-$MTB-575-9784.  Please note that all enquiries about the RFP must be addressed to PWGSC, as indicated in the RFP document.

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