Frequently Asked Questions
What kinds of FOIA releases are available online?
Currently only awarded contracts are available.
How do I find the number of a contract that I would like
NASA LaRC Procurement Homepage
What fees are associated with a FOIA request?
There are no fees associated with downloading information from this FOIA
website. See Fee Table below for other fees.
||Disks, Tapes, Photos, etc.|
|Search & Review
*A fee total of less than $10.00 will not be charged to the requester.
- News media, educational, or non-commercial scientific institutions
whose purpose is scholarly or scientific research. There is no charge for
search and review. Only duplication fees are assessed, and the first 100
pages are provided at no cost.
- Commercial use requests generally includes information involving
profit-making activities. Commercial use requesters pay for all search,
review, and duplication fees incurred in processing their requests.
- All other requesters includes everyone not covered in the first two
groups. These requesters receive two hours of search, all review, and the
first 100 pages at no cost.
What is a PDF file and how do I read it?
PDF stands for Portable Document Format. Adobe developed PDF to provide
an easy method to distribute an electronic document across platforms while
maintaining the original quality of the document (e.g. fonts, images, etc.).
You can read/search/print a PDF file by downloading a free
reader which is available for numerous platforms (e.g. Windows
3.1/95/NT, Macintosh, DOS, IRIX, LINUX, Solaris, etc.).