NASA awards CRAVE contract to Harris

Harris, a communications and information technology company, has been awarded a contract for NASA’s Crew, Robotics, Avionics and Vehicle Equipment (CRAVE) programme, as part of the Oceaneering Space Systems team.  

The team is one of three industry teams and two universities selected to participate in the five-year Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract, which has a ceiling value of $70m (£45m).

As part of the team, Harris will provide design, development, manufacturing, testing and sustainment of space communications systems and equipment.  

The company also will support oceaneering in networking and robotic command and control tasks, as required.