Status Report

NASA LaRC Solicitation: Recovery Act – Clouds and the Earth’s Radiant Energy System Flight Model 6 Instrument

By SpaceRef Editor
August 20, 2009
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Award – Aug 18, 2009

General Information

NAIS Posted Date: Aug 18, 2009
FedBizOpps Posted Date: Aug 18, 2009
Recovery and Reinvestment Act Action: Yes
Contract Award Date: Aug 06, 2009
Contract Award Number: NNL09AA04C-1
Solicitation Number: NNL08FM6-1
Award Modification Number: 000006
Award Modification Amount: 21164815
Contractor: Northrop Grumman Corporation, Redondo Beach, CA 90278
Classification Code: A — Research and Development
NAICS Code: 541712 – Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences (except Biotechnology)

Contracting Office Address

NASA/Langley Research Center, Mail Stop 144, Industry Assistance Office, Hampton, VA 23681-0001


This action has been awarded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009. NASA/LaRC has a requirement for the modification, design, fabrication and delivery of the Clouds and the Earth’s Radiant Energy System (CERES) FM6 Instrument and is utilizing American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funds to provide for key elements of the contract performance through approximately February 28, 2011. These performance elements focus on the completion of critical tasks (e.g., instrument preliminary design, instrument critical design, and initiate the fabrication of CERES FM6 instrument assemblies/subsystems). Northrop Grumman Corporation is performing these key elements under the existing contract awarded to the company on December 23, 2008 under the statutory authority of 10 U. S .C. 2304 (c)(l) as implemented by FAR 6.302-1, “Only One Responsible Source and No Other Supplies or Services will Satisfy Agency Requirements.”

Point of Contact

Name: Roberta I Keeter
Title: Contracting Officer
Phone: 757-864-2521
Fax: 757-864-6966

Name: Rosemary C. Froehlich
Title: Contracting Officer
Phone: 757-864-2423
Fax: 757-864-8541

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