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Agency-Wide Documents

  1. NASA 2020 Science Plan
  2. NASA Plan for Increasing Access to the Results of Scientific Research
  3. NASA Policy Directives (NPD)
    1. NPD 1001.C, NASA 2018 Strategic Plan
  4. NASA Procedural Requirements (NPR)
    1. NPR 2810.1A, Security of Information Technology (Revalidated with Change 1, dated May 19, 2011)
    2. NPR 7120, NASA Space Flight Program and Project Management Requirements
    3. NPR 7123.1C, NASA Systems Engineering Processes and Requirements
    4. NPR 7150.2C, NASA Software Engineering Requirements
    5. NPR 8000.4B, NASA Risk Management Procedural Requirements
    6. NPR 8705.4, Risk Classification for NASA Payloads (Updated with Change 3)
    7. NPR 8715.6B, NASA Procedural Requirements for Limiting Orbital Debris
    8. NPR 9501.2E, NASA Contractor Financial Management Reporting (Updated with Change 3)
  5. NASA Standards
    1. NASA-STD-8719.14A Change 1, NASA Process for Limiting Orbital Debris
  6. NASA Handbooks
    1. NASA Systems Engineering Handbook, NASA Special Publication (SP) 2016-6105 Rev. 2
    2. NASA WBS Handbook, NASA/SP-2010-3403
  7. NASA's Mission Operations and Communications Services
    1. S-Band Overview
    2. Available Spectrum and Channel Limits by Allocated Service

Program Specific Documents

  1. Strategic documents
    1. National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
      1. Solar and Space Physics: A Science for a Technological Society [2013]
      2. Progress Toward Implementation of the 2013 Decadal Survey for Solar and Space Physics: A Midterm Assessment [2020]
  2. Science Mission Directorate documents
    1. SMD Policy Document (SPD)-31, Student Collaboration
    2. SMD Mission Extension Paradigm
  3. Solar Terrestrial Probes (STP) documents
    1. STP Program PlanSolar Terrestrial Probes Program Plan
    2. Science Mission Directorate Policy: SMD Standard Mission Assurance Requirements For Payload Classification D, SMD Policy Document SPD-39, April, 2021
  4. Rideshare documents
    1. SMD policy document SPD-32 - ESPA Secondary Payloads Rideshare
    2. Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle Rideshare User's Guide (2016)
  5. NASA Goddard documents
    1. Procedural requirements
      1. Goddard Procedural Requirements (GPR) 7120.4D, Risk Management
      2. GPR 7123.1C, Systems Engineering
      3. GPR 8070.4, Administration and Application of Goddard Open-Learning Design (GOLD) Rules for the Design, Development, Verification and Operation of Flight Systems
    2. Standards
      1. GSFC-STD-1000G, Rules for the Design, Development, Verification, and Operation of Flight Systems (GOLD Rules)
      2. GSFC-STD-10001A, Criteria for Flight and Flight Support Systems Lifecycle Reviews
      3. GSFC-STD-7000A, General Environmental Verification Standard
    3. Procedures and Guidelines
      1. 500-PG-8700.2.7B, Design of Space Flight Field Programmable Gate Arrays
      2. GSFC-Wide Procedures and Guidelines (PG), 500-PG-8700.2.8A, Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) Development Methodology
    4. Science mission contracting information
      1. GSFC Contracting Overview
      2. Phase A model contract, fixed price
        1. For-profit
        2. Not-for-profit
      3. Phase B-F model contract, cost reimbursable
        1. For-profit
        2. Not-for-profit
  6. Geospace Dynamics Constellation (GDC) documents
    1. GDC Acquisition Homepage

Project Specific Documents

SALMON-3 AO References

  1. Submission of proposal and relevant files, Box instructions
  2. TRL 6 Example
  3. Budgeting information
    1. NASA 2020 New Start Inflation Index for FY 2021 Use
    2. Managerial Cost Accounting Concepts and Standards for the Federal Government
    3. Updated Microsoft Excel Versions of the Template Tables in the SALMON-3 AO (updated 6/7/21)
      • Table B1: Example Science Traceability Matrix
      • Table B2: Example Mission Traceability Matrix
      • Table B3a: Total Mission Cost RY$ Profile Template
      • Table B3b: Total Mission Cost FY$ Profile Template
      • Table B4: Master Equipment List
    4. Table of Cost Elements for NASA Center Budget Proposals
  4. NEPA - Key Milestones and Cost and Launch Approval Cost Table

Program Element Appendix-Specific Documents

  1. Science Team Rules of the Road Examples
    1. Rules of the Road OSIRIS-REx Asteroid Sample Return Mission
    2. Psyche Team Guidelines
  2. Science data management
    1. Project Data Management Plan template
    2. Calibration and Measurement Algorithm Document Example
      1. Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO)/EUV Variability Experiment (EVE) Calibration and Measurement Algorithms Document (CMAD)
  3. Rideshare documents
    1. DYNAMIC System Interface Specifications (SIS) document
    2. ESPA Accommodations Worksheet Template