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NASA Solicitation: Status on Commercial Crew Program

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Posted: Monday, December 19, 2011

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General Information

Solicitation Number: CCP-FORUM-STATUS-2
Posted Date: Dec 16, 2011
FedBizOpps Posted Date: Dec 16, 2011
Recovery and Reinvestment Act Action: No
Original Response Date: N/A
Current Response Date: N/A
Classification Code: 18 -- Space vehicles
NAICS Code: 336414
Set-Aside Code:

Contracting Office Address

NASA/John F. Kennedy Space Center, Procurement, Kennedy Space Center, FL 32899

Description

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) will present an updated status of the Commercial Crew Program (CCP) strategy on Tuesday, December 20, 2011. The Forum will be held at the Press Site at Kennedy Space Center from 11:00 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.

The Program Forum's key topics will include:

*An update of the Commercial Crew Program procurement activities since the September 12, 2011 Program Strategy Forum webcast

*Discussion of the CCP modified competitive procurement strategy announcement (http://www.nasa.gov/home/hqnews/2011/dec/HQ_11-419_CCP_Decision.html )

*Short question and answer session

The agenda consists of a presentation and a brief period for questions. The Commercial Crew Program will accept questions during the forum webcast, via teleconference: Toll-Free: 888-397-7821 International: 1-630-395-0228 (not toll free) Passcode: 77034

Teleconference participants must be dialed-in by 11:00 AM for registration.

Webcast and teleconference participation is encouraged. However, individuals may attend the forum by pre-registering online. Seating is limited and badging will be required. Carefully review the badging instructions below if you will need a temporary access badge. There is no fee to attend.

WEBCAST NASA will broadcast the Program Forum online via webcast. Pre-registration is not required for webcast participation. Interested parties are encouraged to participate via webcast. An unlimited number of participants can view the live webcast with an ability to ask real-time questions via teleconference. For webcast details visit the Program Forum tab on the following page on the day of the event: http://commercialcrew.nasa.gov

PRE-REGISTRATION FOR ON-SITE ATTENDANCE Individuals who plan to attend the Commercial Crew Program Forum at Kennedy Space Center must pre-register online. Registration will take place on a first come first serve basis. Due to capacity limitations, a maximum of 50 registrations will be accepted.

Registration will close when full capacity is reached. Individuals may pre-register at the following website: http://commercialcrew.nasa.gov

TEMPORARY ACCESS BADGING All attendees must be U.S. citizens and present two forms of acceptable identification to KSC Security at the Pass and ID Building to receive a temporary access badge to Kennedy Space Center. The Pass and ID Building (M3- 0002) is located on State Road 405 (NASA Causeway) after the KSC Visitors' Complex. The badging office opens at 6:00 am.

Acceptable documents to accompany federal or state identification:

* U.S. Passport
* Driver's license or ID card issued by a state or outlying possession of the United States provided it contains a photograph or information such as name, date of birth, gender, height, eye color, and address
* ID card issued by federal, state or local government agencies or entities, provided it contains a photograph or information such as name, date of birth, gender, height, eye color and address
* Voter's Registration Card
* Military Dependent's ID card
* U.S. Military card or draft record
* U.S. Coast Guard Merchant Mariner Card
* Native American Tribal Document
* U.S. Social Security Card issued by the Social Security Administration (other than a card stating it is not valid for employment)
* Original or Certified copy of birth certificate issued by a state, county, municipal authority or outlying possessions of the United States bearing an official seal.

DIRECTIONS TO THE PRESS SITE From the Pass & ID building, turn right onto SR 405 and continue to guard gate. Stop to show your badging. Once through the gate, take the first exit on the right. At the traffic light, turn left (north) on State Road 3. Go under the overpass and continue north to the third streetlight. Turn right on Saturn Causeway. Cross the railroad tracks, go through one street light. The Press Site is ahead on the right.

Point of Contact

Name: Rogelio Curiel
Title: Contracting Officer
Phone: 321-867-7498
Fax: 321-867-3859
Email: rogelio.curiel@nasa.gov

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