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NASA Awards Optical Telescope Assembly for WFIRST

Nov. 30, 2018 - NASA has awarded a contract to Harris Corporation of Rochester, New York, for the Optical Telescope Assembly (OTA) for the agency’s Wide Field Infrared Survey Telescope (WFIRST) mission.

NASA Awards the Short Wave Infra-Red Sensor Chip Assembly for WFIRST

June 15, 2018 - NASA has awarded a contract to Teledyne Scientific & Imaging, LLC, Camarillo, California, for the Short Wave Infra-Red Sensor Chip Assembly (SCA) for the Wide Field Infrared Survey Telescope (WFIRST) Project.

WFIRST to begin major procurements for flight hardware..

May 2018 : WFIRST passed a key project milestone, clearing it to enter its preliminary design phase and begin major procurements for flight hardware. The mission completed a series of critical reviews indicating the project is on track to enter the next development phase and meet its scientific goals within its budget of $3.2 billion.

NASA Awards Contract for Space Telescope Mission

May 23, 2018 : NASA has awarded a contract to Ball Aerospace and Technologies Corporation, Boulder, Colorado, for the primary instrument components for the Wide Field Infrared Survey Telescope (WFIRST).


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