Status Report

Presolicitation Notice: New Millenium Program Space Technology

By SpaceRef Editor
January 23, 2003
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General Information

  • Document Type: Presolicitation Notice
  • Solicitation Number: NRA-03-OSS-02
  • Posted Date: Jan 23, 2003
  • Original Response Date: Apr 18, 2003
  • Original Archive Date: Jan 23, 2004
  • Current Archive Date:
  • Classification Code: A — Research & Development

Contracting Office Address

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


The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Office of Space Science is releasing NASA Research Announcement (NRA) 03-OSS-02 entitled The New Millennium Program Space Technology-8.

This NRA solicits proposals for revolutionary advanced technology subsystem concepts that can be validated in space as part of the Space Technology 8 (ST8) flight validation opportunity planned during the 2006 timeframe. NASA has selected four (4) subsystem technology areas for the ST8 flight validation opportunity.

They are: Deployment of Ultra Lightweight Booms, Deployment of Lightweight Solar Array, Thermal Management Subsystem for Small Spacecraft, and Commercial-Off-The-Shelf (COTS)-Based High Performance Computing for Space. Upon its release date this NRA will be available electronically from the World Wide Web by accessing the central NASA Web site for the listing of all research solicitations at and linking through the menu listings for the “Office of Space Science” and then “Current (Open) Solicitations”.

Participation is open to domestic organizations including U.S. industry, universities, nonprofit organizations, Federally Funded Research and Development Centers, NASA centers, and other U.S. Government agencies. Participation is also open to foreign organizations on a cooperative, no-exchange of funds basis. Obtain additional programmatic information from Mr. Charles Gay, New Millennium Program Executive, Sun-Earth Connection Division, Code SE, Office of Space Science, NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC 20546-0001; telephone: (202) 358-2387; E-mail: [email protected] This notice constitutes a NASA Research Announcement as specified in FAR 6.102 (d) (2).

Original Point of Contact

Mr. Charles Gay, New Millennium Program Executive, Phone (202) 358-2387, Fax (202) 358-3987, Email [email protected]

Email your questions to Mr. Charles Gay at [email protected]

SpaceRef staff editor.