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Michael Braukus
Headquarters, Washington
(Phone: 202/358-1979)

Michael Mewhinney
Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif.
(Phone: 650/604-3937)

Aug. 13, 2003
NASA Awards Contract For R&D Engineering Services
NASA's Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, Calif., today awarded an 8(a) cost-plus-award-fee contract valued at approximately $51 million to ASRC Aerospace Corporation, Greenbelt, Md. ASRC is an Alaska Native Corporation.

ASRC will provide on-site support services for a variety of engineering design and hardware developmental programs and projects at ARC. Under the terms of the contract, the requirements will be stated in performance-based contract task orders.

The period of performance is expected to be five years, consisting of a two-year base period followed by three one-year options. ASRC will begin its phase-in operations in September 2003. Full contract responsibility begins October 1, 2003, and continues through September 30, 2008.

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