Presolicitation Notice: Consolidated Space Operations Contract Extension

Status Report From: Johnson Space Center
Posted: Wednesday, April 16, 2003

General Information

  • Document Type: Presolicitation Notice
  • Solicitation Number: 9-BH5-JBQ-03-02P
  • Posted Date: Apr 15, 2003
  • Original Response Date: May 30, 2003
  • Original Archive Date: Apr 15, 2004
  • Current Archive Date:
  • Classification Code: 99 -- Miscellaneous

Contracting Office Address

NASA/Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center, Houston Texas, 77058-3696, Mail Code: BH


NASA/JSC plans to issue a Request for Proposal (RFP) for an extension to the Consolidated Space Operations Contract (CSOC), currently held by Lockheed Martin Space Operations Company. The extension will provide an additional three-months of effort, through March 31, 2004. Option periods not to exceed three-months will also be included in the extension, for a total maximum contract extension of six months through June 30, 2004. An extension of CSOC will ensure a successful transition to the follow-on contracts. The statutory authority permitting other than full and open competition is 10 U.S.C. 2304(c)(1), as contemplated by the provisions of FAR 6.302-1, Only one responsible source and no other supplies or services will satisfy agency requirements. The Government does not intend to acquire a commercial item using FAR Part 12. See Note 26. See note 22. An Ombudsman has been appointed. See NASA Specific Note "B". Any referenced notes may be viewed at the following URL:

Original Point of Contact

Caroline M. Root, Contracting Officer, Phone (281) 483-4140, Fax (281) 483-6431, Email - Karen D. Adams, Contract Specialist, Phone (281) 483-1863, Fax (281) 244-5337, Email

Email your questions to Caroline M. Root at

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