Status Report

NASA GSFC Presolicitation Notice: Rapid Spacecraft Development Office: Rapid Contract, On-ramp XII

By SpaceRef Editor
September 2, 2005
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General Information

Document Type: Presolicitation Notice
Solicitation Number: RFO5-00651-311-ON-RAMP-XII
Posted Date: Aug 31, 2005
Original Response Date: Oct 31, 2005
Current Response Date: Oct 31, 2005
Original Archive Date: Aug 31, 2006
Current Archive Date: Aug 31, 2006
Classification Code: 18 — Space vehicles
Naics Code: 336414 — Guided Missile and Space Vehicle Manufacturing

Contracting Office Address NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, Code 210.M, Greenbelt, MD 20771


The Rapid Spacecraft Development Office (RSDO) Rapid Spacecraft Acquisition (RAPID II) is a multiple award, IDIQ, Fixed Price type contract, for satellite bus core systems with any necessary modifications to meet specific Mission needs. The scope of the work includes integration of Government provided scientific instruments, integration and test, shipment of spacecraft to launch site, spacecraft launch support, on-orbit checkout of spacecraft, and on-orbit operations as required. Semi-annually over the life of the contract, the Contracting Officer accepts and evaluates proposals with the intention of adding additional contracts and/or modifying existing contracts to add additional core buses and options.   On-Ramp XII of the RAPID II contract is hereby opened to receive offers from vendors for the RAPID II contract.   Proposals for On-Ramp XII will be accepted during the months of September and October 2005.   If you are interested in submitting an On-Ramp proposal, please contact the RSDO at 301-286-7586. Proposals shall be subject to the same proposal instructions and evaluation procedures as the Rapid II Request for Offers (RFO) dated August 19, 1999. Proposal instructions and evaluation procedures may be obtained from the following website: ( Prospective offerors should notify this office of their intent to submit an offer. Proposals for On-Ramp XII are due NLT 3:00 pm local time on October 31, 2005. All proposal packages must be closed and sealed. The required mailing address and external marking for proposals is as follows: Goddard Space Flight Center Greenbelt, MD 20771 Building 16W?Shipping and Receiving Dock Solicitation Number RFO5-00651-311 Attn: Janet Osterman Building 25, Room S-35

Point of Contact

JANET OSTERMAN, CONTRACT SPECIALIST, Phone (301) 286-7586, Fax (301) 286-0530, Email

Email your questions to JANET OSTERMAN at

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