NASA Sounding Rocket Operations Contract (NSROC)

NSROC furnishes management responsibilities and the requisite services and supplies (except that provided as Government Furnished Property) required to implement and maintain the NASA Sounding Rockets Program (NSRP). The NSROC Contractor:

  • Designs, fabricates, integrates, and performs flight qualification testing of sub-orbital payloads and manages the technical and administrative aspects of mission launch operations.
  • Provides and manages spacecraft design and fabrication, vehicle engineering, analytical studies of rocket and payload performance, altitude control systems, payload recovery systems, and mission management.