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Transportation Security Innovative Concepts (FY11)

Solicitation Number: HSTS06-11-R-BAA001
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Office: Transportation Security Administration
Location: Headquarters TSA
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HSTS06-11-R-BAA001
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Special Notice
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Added: Oct 01, 2010 1:04 pm
This publication constitutes a Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) as contemplated in Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) 6.102(d)(2) and 35.016.

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is interested in receiving proposals for research projects that support the TSA mission of ensuring the safety of the nation's transportation. To this end, TSA seeks research across broad strategic areas which offer potential for advancement and improvement of TSA security operations, technologies, processes, human-factors, and capabilities. TSA is specifically interested in research that will provide for near term improvement of current security operations and capabilities. These areas include but are not limited to:


• Passenger and Baggage Screening
• Threat Assessment and Dissemination
• Cargo Screening
• Credentialing


A formal Request for Proposals (RFP), other solicitation, or additional information regarding this announcement will not be issued. Readers should note that this is an announcement to declare TSA's broad role in competitive funding of meritorious research across a spectrum of science and engineering disciplines.


The TSA will not issue paper copies of this announcement. TSA reserves the right to fund all, some or none of the proposals received in response to this BAA, a factor of which will depend upon availability of funds. TSA provides no funding for direct reimbursement of proposal development costs. Technical and cost proposals (or any other material) submitted in response to this BAA will not be returned. It is the policy of TSA to treat all proposals as sensitive competitive information and to disclose their contents for the purposes of evaluation.


All communications with TSA shall be made through TSA-BAA@dhs.gov.

Added: Oct 04, 2010 9:26 am
Modified on 10-5-10 to clarify email submission requirements.
Added: Nov 01, 2010 9:19 am
Special Notice has been amended on 1 November 2010 to post Questions and Answers.
Added: Nov 23, 2010 7:42 am
Modified on 11-23-10 to answer industry questions.
Added: Dec 29, 2010 3:03 pm
Modified on 12-29-10 to answer industry questions.
Added: Jan 06, 2011 3:33 pm
Modified on 1-6-11 to answer industry questions.
Added: Aug 02, 2011 7:53 am
Modified on 8-2-11 to answer industry questions.
Added: Aug 19, 2011 11:39 am
Modified on 8-19-11 to answer industry questions.
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BAA

Type:
Other (Draft RFPs/RFIs, Responses to Questions, etc..)
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BAA
Posted Date:
October 1, 2010
Description: BAA
Description: Cost Proposal Template

Solicitation 1

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Solicitation
Posted Date:
October 4, 2010
Description: BAA Solicitation

TSIC BAA Q&A 11-1-10

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Other (Draft RFPs/RFIs, Responses to Questions, etc..)
Label:
TSIC BAA Q&A 11-1-10
Posted Date:
November 1, 2010
Description: TSIC BAA Q&A 11-1-10

Q&As - 11-23-10

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Other (Draft RFPs/RFIs, Responses to Questions, etc..)
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Q&As - 11-23-10
Posted Date:
November 23, 2010
Description: Questions and answers

Q&As 12-29-10

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Other (Draft RFPs/RFIs, Responses to Questions, etc..)
Label:
Q&As 12-29-10
Posted Date:
December 29, 2010
Description: Q&As 12-29-10

Q&As - 1-6-11

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Other (Draft RFPs/RFIs, Responses to Questions, etc..)
Label:
Q&As - 1-6-11
Posted Date:
January 6, 2011
Description: Q&As - 1-6-11

Q&As 8-2-11

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Other (Draft RFPs/RFIs, Responses to Questions, etc..)
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Q&As 8-2-11
Posted Date:
August 2, 2011
Description: Answers to industry questions.

Q&A 8-19-11

Type:
Other (Draft RFPs/RFIs, Responses to Questions, etc..)
Label:
Q&A 8-19-11
Posted Date:
August 19, 2011
Description: Q&A 8-19-11
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United States
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Gerald M. Rottinghaus
Phone: 571-227-5041
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Ronald Gallihugh
Phone: 571-227-2402