NASA Picks Honeywell for Mission Support Contract

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Honeywell Technology Solutions of Columbia, Md., won a NASA contract worth up to $450 million to provide ground systems and mission operations support at the agency’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md.

The award, announced Aug. 23, is a cost-plus-award fee, indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract that runs through October 2016.

Under the contract, Honeywell will support more than a half-dozen Earth and space science missions, including Aqua, Aura, Terra, the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter and the Solar Dynamics Observatory.