Status Report

NASA Solicitation: Mars Mission Organics Detection Instrument

By SpaceRef Editor
February 7, 2010
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Synopsis – Feb 03, 2010

MARS MISSION organic detection SOW – Posted on Feb 03, 2010

General Information

Solicitation Number: N/A
Reference Number: NNA10MARSMISSION
Posted Date: Feb 03, 2010
FedBizOpps Posted Date: Feb 03, 2010
Recovery and Reinvestment Act Action: No
Original Response Date: Apr 02, 2010
Current Response Date: Apr 02, 2010
Classification Code: A — Research and Development
NAICS Code: 336419 – Other Guided Missile and Space Vehicle Parts and Auxiliary Equipment Manufacturing

Contracting Office Address

NASA/Ames Research Center, JA:M/S 241-1, Moffett Field, CA 94035-1000


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

The RFI technical documentation is an attachment to this notice.

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. Prospective offerors are invited to submit written comments or questions to:, no later than March 2, 2010.

When responding reference please reference “NNA10MARSMISSION” Questions in the subject heading.

Comments may be forwarded to via electronic transmission.

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.

Responses to this RFI are due by 4:00 pm Pacific Standard Time (PST) Friday, April 2, 2010.

The preferred method of response is by e-mail to the contract specialist: Please send response with “NNA10MARSMISSION” in the subject heading. Documents must be in MS Office or Adobe (pdf) file format. Hard copies are not required or requested. If necesssary, please contact the contract specialist to request another method of submittal.

Instructions to Respondents will be included in the Statement of Work (SOW) which will be attached.

An ombudsman has been appointed — See NASA Specific Note “B”.

Information about major upcoming ARC procurement actions is available at

The solicitation and any documents related to this procurement will be available over the Internet. These documents will reside on a World Wide Web (WWW) server, which may be accessed using a WWW browser application. The Internet site, or URL, for the NASA/ARC Business Opportunities home page is It is the offeror’s responsibility to monitor the Internet cite for the release of the solicitation and amendments (if any). Potential offerors will be responsible for downloading their own copy of the solicitation and amendments, if any.

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

Point of Contact

Name: Patricia L. Williams
Title: Contracting Officer
Phone: 650-604-3896
Fax: 650-604-3020

Name: Michael J. Hutnik
Title: Contracting Officer
Phone: 650-604-4195
Fax: 650-604-6990

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