DATE: June 13, 2000
FROM: Barry McVay, CPCM
SUBJECT: National Aeronautics and Space Administration Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (NFS); Packaging, Handling, and Transportation
SOURCE: Federal Register, June 13, 2000, Vol. 65, No. 114, page 37061
AGENCIES: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
ACTION: Final Rule
SYNOPSIS: NASA is amending NFS Part 1811, Describing Agency Needs, and NFS Part 1852, Solicitation Provisions and Contract Clauses, to direct contractors to handle certain kinds of aeronautical and space equipment in accordance with NPG 6000.1E, Requirements for Packaging, Handling, and Transportation for Aeronautical and Space Systems, Equipment, and Associated Components.
EFFECTIVE DATE: June 13, 2000.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: James H. Dolvin, NASA Headquarters, Office of Procurement, Contract Management Division (Code HK), 202-358-1279, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION: NPG 6000.1E, Requirements for Packaging, Handling, and Transportation for Aeronautical and Space Systems, Equipment, and Associated Components, dated April 26, 1999, provides guidance on the handling of aeronautical and space equipment which, when transported from one place to another, require the use of special kinds of packaging, handling methods, and transportation procedures. However, there is no NFS clause requiring contractors to comply with NPG 6000.1E, so NASA is adding the following to the NFS:
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Barry McVay at 703-451-5953 or by e-mail to BarryMcVay@FedGovContracts.com.
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