Status Report

NASA Request for Proposal RFP: RAPID III Contracts On-RAMP 3

By SpaceRef Editor
April 1, 2015
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Synopsis/Solicitation Combo – Apr 01, 2015


General Information

    Solicitation Number: NNG10207304R-ON-RAMP-3

    Posted Date: Apr 01, 2015

    FedBizOpps Posted Date: Apr 01, 2015

    Recovery and Reinvestment Act Action: No

    Original Response Date: May 18, 2015

    Current Response Date: May 18, 2015

    Classification Code: A — Research and Development

    NAICS Code: 336414



Contracting Office Address


NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, Code 210.P, Greenbelt, MD




(RAPID III) 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 design and development of the spacecraft, integration of Government provided scientific instruments, spacecraft/observatory integration and test, shipment of observatory to launch site, observatory launch support, on-orbit checkout of observatory, and on-orbit operations as required.


Periodically, within the contracts effective ordering period, the Contracting Officer will accept and evaluate proposals with the intention of adding contracts and/or modifying existing contracts to place additional core spacecraft and options in the Rapid III Catalog. This will be done via “On-Ramps.”


On-Ramp 3 for the Rapid III contract is hereby opened to receive offers from vendors for the Rapid III contract. Proposals for On-Ramp 3 will be accepted by the RSDO Contracting Officer through May 18, 2015.


Prospective offerors shall submit a written response of their intent to submit a proposal to Cynthia White via electronic transmission at , by April 15, 2015.


On-Ramp 3 proposals shall be subject to the same proposal instructions and evaluation procedures as the updated Rapid III Request for Proposal NNG10207304R Rev2 dated March 17, 2015. Proposal instructions and evaluation procedures may be obtained from the RSDO website, , under the “Rapid III” menu option.


Proposals for On-Ramp 3 are due NLT 2:00 pm eastern standard time on May 18, 2015. All proposal packages must be closed and sealed. All shipping boxes/packages must be labeled with the company name or logo clearly visible on the outside.


The required mailing address and external marking for proposals is as follows:


Goddard Space Flight Center Greenbelt, MD 20771 Building 35—Shipping and Receiving Dock Solicitation Number NNG10207304R Rev 2/On-Ramp 3 Attn: Cynthia White Building 16W, Room N-115D PROPOSAL—DELIVER UNOPENED


It is the offeror’s responsibility to monitor the following Internet site for the release of solicitation amendments (if any): . Potential offerors will be responsible for downloading their own copy of this solicitation and amendments (if any).


For further information, please contact Cynthia White, at 301-286-8772 or


Point of Contact


    Name:Cynthia L White

    Title:Contracting Officer




    Name:diane scheuerman

    Title:Contract Specialist




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