Nal_onalAeronautics and Space Administration
Lyndon B, Johnson Space Center Houston, Texas 77058
December8, 1978 2 p.m. CST
JSC AWARDS SUPPORT CONTRACTTO LOCKHEED
The NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, has awarded a cost-plus-
award-fee contractto LockheedElectronicsCompany of Houston for
engineeringand scientificsupport servicesin the Center'sengineering
and developmentand spacelife scienceslaboratories.
The contract period runs from December1, 1978 to May 31, 1980, for
the engineeringand developmentportion and to October 31, 1979, for the
space and life sciencesportion.
Lockheedwill employ approximately1000 people for the contract
valued at an estimated $47,912,944. The contractwas awarded on a