(a) Provisions of this paragraph apply to postponements requested or caused by the customer.
(b) A customer postponing the flight of a payload will pay a postponement fee to NASA. The fee will be computed as a percentage of the customer's Shuttle standard flight price and will be based on the table below.
Months before scheduled launch date when postponement occurs
Postponement fee, percent of standard flight price
More than 33
18 or more but less than or equal to 33
—2nd and subsequent
17 or more but less than 18
16 or more but less than 17
15 or more but less than 16
14 or more but less than 15
13 or more but less than 14
12 or more but less than 13
11 or more but less than 12
10 or more but less than 11
9 or more but less than 10
8 or more but less than 9
7 or more but less than 8
6 or more but less than 7
Less than 6
(c) If at any point, a customer postponement results in a launch date more than 12 months later than the original scheduled launch date, the standard flight price for the customer's payload may be adjusted by NASA to reflect any new standard flight price applicable at the time of the postponed launch, if such new price is higher than the originally contracted price.
(d) The payment schedule for postponed flights will be as defined in § 1214.103(h)(2).
(e) Customers postponing the flight of a payload may also be subject to new or additional charges for optional services.
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