This is not a NASA Website. You might learn something. It's YOUR space agency. Get involved. Take it back. Make it work - for YOU.
Space & Planetary Science

NASA Seeks Members for NRO Hardware Study Group

By Keith Cowing
August 21, 2012
Filed under , , , , ,

>Notice of Intent to Solicit Science Definition Team for National Reconnaissance Orbiter Optical Hardware via Dear Colleague Letter
NRO Gives NASA Two Hubble-Class Telescopes (Shh!), earlier post
NASA’s Stubby Hubbles and Fumbled PR
Are NASA’s New Telescopes NRO Future Imagery Architecture Leftovers?, earlier post
Keith’s 20 Aug note: According to this NASA notice, “NRO” stands for either “National Reconnaissance Observatory” or “National Reconnaissance Orbiter”. Nice way to say thank you to NRO.
Keith’s 21 Aug update: They fixed it.
Notice of Intent to Solicit Science Definition Team for National Reconnaissance Office Optical Hardware via Dear Colleague Letter
“NOTE added August 21, 2012: This community announced is being reissued to (a) clarify the nature of the parallel coronagraph study, (b) correct the export-control driven eligibility requirement from U.S. citizens to U.S. persons, (c) announce a wider survey for potential uses of the telescope assets that will be undertaken later in 2012, and (d) correct some typographical errors (including what NRO stands for).”

NASA Watch founder, Explorers Club Fellow, ex-NASA, Away Teams, Journalist, Space & Astrobiology, Lapsed climber.