EngilityÂ has joined aÂ Stinger Ghaffarian Technologies-led industryÂ team that will support operations atÂ NASA‘s Houston-based human spaceflight hub under a potential eight-year, $1.12 billion contract.
The Mission Systems Operations Contract covers administrative, technical and managerial services for the NASA Flight Operations Directorate’s systems that support multiple spaceflight programs, Engility said Tuesday.
Those programs encompass theÂ International Space Station,Â Orion,Â Space Launch SystemÂ andÂ Commercial CrewÂ Program.
MSOCÂ contains aÂ two-year base period and three two-year options.
Mark Bruno, senior vice president ofÂ Engility’s space and mission systems business group, said the company offers expertise that dovetails with the directorate’s efforts toÂ train astronauts and manage operations for human spaceflight programs.
Bruno added the company has supported the space agency over the past five decades.