Status Report

NASA LaRC Solicitation: Sensors for Lunar Landing System

By SpaceRef Editor
August 20, 2006
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Solicitation 01 – Posted on Aug 18, 2006

General Information

Document Type: Sources Sought Notice
Solicitation Number: NNL06SENSORL
Posted Date: Aug 18, 2006
Original Response Date: Oct 02, 2006
Current Response Date: Oct 02, 2006
Original Archive Date: Aug 18, 2007
Current Archive Date: Aug 18, 2007
Classification Code: A — Research & Development Set Aside: N/A

Naics Code: 541710 — Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences Contracting Office Address

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

This notice is issued by the NASA/LaRC to post a Request for Information (RFI) via the internet, and solicit responses from interested parties.

We are requesting information concerning existing, prototype and conceptual sensors capable of providing Altimetry, Velocimetry, Terrain Relative Navigation (TRN) and Hazard Detection and Avoidance (HDA) measurements for lunar landing vehicles as set forth in the attachments.This document is for information and planning purposes and to allow industry the opportunity to verify reasonableness and feasibility of the requirement, as well as promote competition.

Responses should include the following: name and address of firm, size of business; average annual revenue for past 3 years and number of employees; ownership; whether they are large, small, small disadvantaged, 8(a), HUBZone, and/or woman-owned; number of years in business; affiliate information: parent company, joint venture partners, potential teaming partners, prime contractor (if potential sub) or subcontractors (if potential prime). This presolicitation synopsis is not to be construed as a commitment by the Government, nor will the Government pay for the information submitted in response.

Respondents will not be notified of the results. [OMBUDSMAN STATEMENT IS REQUIRED] An ombudsman has been appointed — See NASA Specific Note “B”. No solicitation exists; therefore, do not request a copy of the solicitation.

If a solicitation is released, it will be synopsized in FedBizOpps and on the NASA Acquisition Internet Service.

Any referenced notes may be viewed at the following URLs linked below. Point of Contact

Nancy M Sessoms, Contracting Officer, Phone (757) 864-2471, Fax (757) 864-7709, Email

Email your questions to Nancy M Sessoms at

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