SAIC nabs $202M NASA contract for safety, mission assurance

Work will focus on Johnson Space Center, White Sands Test Facility

Science Applications International Corp. has won a $202 million contract with NASA to provide safety and mission assurance engineering support services to the agency’s facilities.

The contract has a three-year base and two option years.

Under the contract, SAIC will provide safety and mission assurance engineering support services to NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas and White Sands Test Facility near Las Cruces, N.M.

At the Johnson Space Center, SAIC will support the safety and mission assurance directorate in providing programmatic support to the International Space Station, Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle, Extravehicular Activity Office, Advanced Exploration Systems Office, and any future programs, SAIC said in a release.

At the White Sands Test Facility, the company will provide safety, reliability, maintainability, quality and risk management services. 

About the Author

Mark Hoover is a senior staff writer with Washington Technology. You can contact him at, or connect with him on Twitter at @mhooverWT.

Reader Comments

Please post your comments here. Comments are moderated, so they may not appear immediately after submitting. We will not post comments that we consider abusive or off-topic.

Please type the letters/numbers you see above

What is your e-mail address?

My e-mail address is:

Do you have a password?

Forgot your password? Click here
 Top 100 Promo 2016
contracts DB


  • Dive into our Contract Award database

    In an exclusive for WT Insider members, we are collecting all of the contract awards we cover into a database that you can sort by contractor, agency, value and other parameters. You can also download it into a spreadsheet. Our databases track awards back to 2013. Read More

  • Navigating the trends and issues of 2016 Nick Wakeman

    In our latest WT Insider Report, we pull together our best advice, insights and reporting on the trends and issues that will shape the market in 2016 and beyond. Read More