Response Date: November 9, 2020
SDA posted a Request for Proposal (RFP) for launch services to deliver its Transport and Tracking Tranche 0 capabilities to orbit. The scope of the RFP includes delivery of up to 28 spacecraft– SDA’s initial Transport and Tracking satellites. The launch requires delivery to two circular 950 km near-polar orbits, with the first launch expected in September 2022. Upon award, the launch services contractor will work with SDA satellite providers on payload integration with the launch vehicle(s) and will lead the mission integration activities.