Status Report

NASA Presolicitation Notice: Long Life Space Shuttle Vernier Thruster engine

By SpaceRef Editor
January 5, 2004
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General Information

  • Document Type: Presolicitation Notice
  • Solicitation Number: NNJ-BH2-JEM-04-008P
  • Posted Date: Jan 05, 2004
  • Original Response Date: Jan 20, 2004
  • Original Archive Date: Jan 05, 2005
  • Current Archive Date:
  • Classification Code: A — Research & Development

Contracting Office Address

NASA/Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center, Houston Texas, 77058-3696, Mail Code: BH


NASA/JSC has a requirement for the continued design and development of a Space Shuttle Long Life Vernier Thruster Engine design. This effort is a follow on to an existing contract. NASA/JSC intends to purchase services from Aerojet-General Corporation. Aerojet – General Corporation is the current designer and developer of this effort. This effort is authorized pursuant to FAR 6.302-1(2)(ii) “Supplies and services may be deemed to be available from only the original source in the case of a follow on to a contract for continued development . . .” The Government does not intend to acquire a commercial item using FAR Part 12. See Note 26. See note 22. Oral communications are 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

Sharyn L Willis, Contract Specialist, Phone (281) 483-5863, Fax (281) 244-5337, Email – Keith D. Hutto, Contracting Officer, Phone (281) 483-4165, Fax (281) 244-5337, Email

Email your questions to Sharyn L Willis at

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