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August 11, 2017
CONTRACT RELEASE C17-028

NASA Awards Contract for Modification of Mobile Launcher

NASA has awarded a contract to RS&H Inc. of Merritt Island, Florida, for architectural engineering and design services for the modification of the mobile launcher at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

The value of this fixed price, indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract is not to exceed $30 million. The performance period is five years.

RS&H will provide architectural engineering and design services necessary to modify and develop structural, mechanical and electrical systems to renovate the mobile launcher. Modifications will include facility infrastructure, ground support systems and ground support equipment.

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Re: NASA Awards Contract for Modification of Mobile Launcher
« Reply #1 on: 08/12/2017 04:38 PM »
Isn't this more SLS related than commercial?

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Re: NASA Awards Contract for Modification of Mobile Launcher
« Reply #2 on: 08/14/2017 06:10 PM »
Isn't this more SLS related than commercial?

Isn't OrbitalATK going to use this same mobile launcher for NGL?   OrbitalATK is currently selling NGL as a commercial launcher too for payloads "too large for Antares".

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Re: NASA Awards Contract for Modification of Mobile Launcher
« Reply #3 on: 08/14/2017 06:41 PM »
Isn't this more SLS related than commercial?

Isn't OrbitalATK going to use this same mobile launcher for NGL?   OrbitalATK is currently selling NGL as a commercial launcher too for payloads "too large for Antares".
no. it will use one of the old MLPs. This has been discussed several times in other threads.

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Re: NASA Awards Contract for Modification of Mobile Launcher
« Reply #4 on: 08/14/2017 06:47 PM »
I stand corrected.  Thank you.

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