Steve Jurczyk: Contracting system helps NASA adopt new technologies

NASA is preparing for the next round of space technologies, everything from more reliable circuit boards to space propulsion systems. It’s using a special contracting system known as non-reimbursable space act agreements. Steve Jurczyk, NASA’s associate administrator for the Space Technology Mission Directorate, joins Federal Drive with Tom Temin in studio.

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    In this image made from video provided by NASA, astronaut Jack Fischer works outside the International Space Station on Friday, May 12, 2017. Fischer and Peggy Whitson, not pictured, performed the station's 200th spacewalk. (NASA via AP)

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    Steve Jurczyk: Contracting system helps NASA adopt new technologies

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