Status Report

NASA Solicitation: Translation and Editing of Key Documents in Soviet Space History

By SpaceRef Editor
February 24, 2005
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Solicitation 01 – Posted on Feb 23, 2005

General Information

Document Type: Combine Solicitation

Solicitation Number: NNH05074867Q

Posted Date: Feb 23, 2005

Original Response Date: Mar 01, 2005

Current Response Date: Mar 01, 2005

Original Archive Date: Feb 23, 2006

Current Archive Date: Feb 23, 2006

Classification Code: A — Research & Development

Naics Code: 541930 — Translation and Interpretation Services

Contracting Office Address

NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA Headquarters Acquisition Branch, Code 210.H, Greenbelt, MD 20771


This notice is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial services prepared in accordance with the format in FAR Subpart 12.6 and part 13, Simplified Acquisitions Procedures, as supplemented with additional information included in this notice. This announcement constitutes the only soliciation; offers are being requested and a written solicitation will not be issued.    

The NASA History Office requires highly experienced project editor and translator services to produce a publication in the NASA History Series based on selected highlights from the diaries of Vasiliy Mishin and Konstantin Feokstikov. The contractor shall be responsible for all activities associated with the production of a final manuscript and shall deliver a fully publishable product. The NASA History Office will administer this project and manage the professional review of the final publication of the work.    

Work Location:     The Contractor shall conduct the majority of the research in Washington, DC augmented by appropriate research at NASA Field Centers.    

Period of Performance and Contract Type:     The period of performance is two (2) years after contract award. NASA intends to award a firm fixed price contract.     T

he offers for the above requirement are due by 1PM (EST) on 3/1/05 to NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, Code 210.H,Greenbelt,MD 20771 and must include solicitation number, Tax Identification Number (TIN), Cage Code, and be signed by an authorized company representative. All contractual and technical questions must be in writing (email) to no later than 2/25/05 @1PM EST. Telephone questions will not be accepted.    

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

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

Point of Contact

Jeanne V Moschetti, Contract Specialist, Phone (301) 286-8150, Fax (301) 286-0366, Email – Christopher D Whyte, Contracting Officer, Phone (301) 286-4309, Fax (301) 286-0357, Email

Email your questions to Jeanne V Moschetti at

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