There is money in tracking satellites! Note NASA press release subscription info at end. _______________________________________________________________________________ From: NASA HQ Public Affairs Office on Mon, Jul 1, 1996 15:03 Subject: NASA Awards Tracking Equipment Contract to AlliedSignal To: email@example.com Dwayne Brown Headquarters, Washington, DC July 1, 1996 (Phone: 202/358-1600) Keith A. Koehler Wallops Flight Facility, Wallops Island, VA (Phone: 804/824-1579) RELEASE: C96-g NASA AWARDS TRACKING EQUIPMENT CONTRACT TO ALLIEDSIGNAL NASA Goddard Space Flight Center's Wallops Flight Facility, Wallops Island, VA, has awarded a contract to AlliedSignal Technical Services Corp., Columbia, MD, for the autonomous Low-Earth Orbit Terminal (LEO-T) ground systems. The contract is a fixed-price, indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract with a maximum value of $28,693,686. LEO-T systems are remotely controlled satellite tracking systems which automatically and autonomously track satellites orbiting the Earth at an altitude of less than 600 miles. The systems will include an antenna, radome housing, and ground station equipment to support downlink and uplink transmission capabilities. -end- NASA press releases and other information are available automatically by sending an Internet electronic mail message to firstname.lastname@example.org. In the body of the message (not the subject line) users should type the words "subscribe press-release" (no quotes). The system will reply with a confirmation via E-mail of each subscription. A second automatic message will include additional information on the service. NASA releases also are available via CompuServe using the command GO NASA.