Status Report

NASA Presolicitation Notice: Electronic Noise Cancellation System

By SpaceRef Editor
July 19, 2005
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Modification 01 – Posted on Jul 19, 2005

General Information

Document Type: Presolicitation Notice
Solicitation Number: NNK05119433Q
Posted Date: Jul 14, 2005
Original Response Date: Jul 21, 2005
Current Response Date: Jul 21, 2005
Original Archive Date: Jul 19, 2006
Current Archive Date: Jul 19, 2006
Classification Code: 59 — Electrical and electronic equipment components
Naics Code: 334290 — Other Communications Equipment Manufacturing

Contracting Office Address

NASA/John F. Kennedy Space Center, Procurement, Kennedy Space Center, FL 32899


NASA Kennedy Space Center (KSC) has a requirement for an electronic noise cancellation system to directly interface headgear compatible with the M-113 armoured personnel carriers used by the KSC Pad Rescue Team. NASA KSC intends to purchase the items on a sole-source basis from Gentex Corporation, through the authority of Section 4202 of the Clinger-Cohen Act of 1996 for actions IAW FAR 13.5. The Government intends to acquire a commercial item using FAR Part 12. Interested organizations may submit their capabilities and qualifications to perform the effort in writing to the CONTRACTING OFFICER, KRISTA Y. JENSEN: E-MAIL: Krista.Jensen-1@KSC.NASA.GOV FAX: 321-867-1029 (PHONE: 321-867-3077), not later than 4:30 p.m. local time on July 21, 2005. Such capabilities/qualifications will be evaluated solely for the purpose of determining whether or not to conduct this procurement on a competitive basis. A determination by the Government not to compete this proposed effort on a full and open competition basis, based upon responses to this notice, is solely within the discretion of the government. Oral communications are not acceptable in response to this notice. All responsible sources may submit an offer which shall be considered by the agency. An Ombudsman has been appointed. See NASA Specific Note “B”. Any referenced notes may be viewed at the following URLs linked below.

Original Point of Contact

Laura B. Rochester, Contracting Officer, Phone (321) 476-4027, Fax (321) 476-4004, Email – Bob R. Pirkle, Contracting Officer, Phone (321) 867-4989, Fax (321) 867-1141, Email

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