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Praxis on the Winning Team for NASA/LaRC TEAMS-2 contract

ALEXANDRIA, VA (February 29, 2012)-Praxis on the Winning Team for NASA/LaRC TEAMS-2 contract.

Praxis is a member of the winning team awarded the Technology, Engineering and Aerospace Mission Support 2 (TEAMS-2) contract by NASA Langley Research Center (NASA/LaRC). The five year contract—valued at up to $327.5 million—was awarded by NASA to Analytical Mechanics Associates Inc. (AMA) of Hampton, VA on February 22, 2012. Under the contract, the AMA and its team members provide engineering and technical services to support research and technology development at NASA/LaRC.

The winning team includes AMA along with its major subcontractors: Northrop Grumman Corporation; Praxis; Science & Technology Corporation; and an array of niche small businesses and subject matter experts. As a major subcontractor to AMA, Praxis performs a variety of task activities that support NASA/LaRC technology programs such as: systems analysis and conceptual design; integration and test; mission and flight operations; and program management support.

Awarded after a competitive down-selection, the TEAMS-2 contract supports multiple long-term and complex NASA/LaRC aerospace and spaceflight missions in twelve functional areas. These include Acoustics; Aerodynamics; Avionics Systems; Crew Systems and Aviation Operations; Engineering, Integration, and Flight Hardware; Technology Development; Flight Dynamics and Controls; Hypersonics; Materials and Advanced Processing Technology Development; Measurement Systems; Program/Project Support; Structures; and Systems Analysis and Concepts Development.

"We are pleased to expand the engineering services we provide to NASA through this new contract," said Jane T. Schaub, president of Praxis, Inc. "The TEAMS-2 contract—and our business affiliation with AMA—reinforce our commitment to provide quality technical and engineering services supporting NASA/LaRC and its exploration endeavors. We firmly believe this contract is the beginning of a long and successful relationship between Praxis and NASA/LaRC". Moreover, we look forward to delivering innovative technical and management solutions in partnership with AMA to meet NASA/LaRC mission goals.”

A wholly-owned subsidiary of Technology Service Corporation (TSC)—an employee-owned small business—Praxis specializes in innovative and capabilities-driven customer solutions. Our scientists and engineers work to solve complex technical problems in the areas of space systems, instrumentation, defense and intelligence, and information technology. Praxis, Inc. is headquartered at 5845 Richmond Highway, Suite 700, Alexandria, VA. Please visit the Praxis website for additional information

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