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June 7, 2013

NASA exercises contract option on engineering support squadron

NASA’s Langley Research Center in Hampton, Va., has exercised the second option of its Technology, Engineering, and Aerospace Mission Support (TEAMS) 2 contract with Analytical Mechanics Associates Inc. (AMA), also of Hampton, to continue providing engineering support to the center.

The current potential value of the contract, including the approximately $45 million one-year option that starts Oct. 1, is $327.5 million. This is a cost-plus award-fee, indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract.

Under TEAMS 2, Analytical Mechanics Associates supports research and technology on complex, long-term NASA missions. This includes scientific research; engineering design, analysis, and development; and technology readiness level advancement of work associated with evolving NASA missions.

The company also will implement technology programs, tests, operations, systems analysis and conceptual design, as well as provide program and project management support.




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