14 CFR Part 1215, Appendix C to Part 1215 - Typical User Activity Timeline
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Appendix C to Part 1215—Typical User Activity Timeline
|Project conceptualization (At least 3 years before launch; Ref. § 1215.108(a))||Request NASA Headquarters perform study to determine availability of TDRSS. If accepted as a user, begin contractual negotiation by submission of $25,000 non-refundable charge, and place into mission model.|
|3 years before launch (Ref. § 1215.109(c).||Submit general user requirements to permit preliminary planning. Begin payment for pre-mission activities (Ref. § 1215.115(b)(5)).|
|18 months before launch (earlier if interfacing is expected).||Provide detailed requirements for technical definition and development of operational documents and ICD's. (Ref. § 1215.109(e)). If appropriate, initiate action with the Federal Communications Commission for license to communicate with TDRSS at least 18 months prior to launch (Ref. § 1215.107(b)).|
|3 weeks prior to a scheduled support period (SSP). 2 weeks prior to an SSP||Submit scheduling request to GSFC covering a weekly period. Receive schedule from GSFC based on principles of priority (Ref. § 1215.109(b)(2)). Acknowledgement to GSFC required.|
|Up to 12 hours prior to an SSP.||Can cancel an SSP without charge (Ref. § 1215.113(a)(1)).|
|Up to 45 minutes prior to an SPP.||Can schedule an SSP if a time slot is available without impacting another user.|
|Between SSP minus 45 minutes and the SSP.||Schedule requests will be charged at the disruptive update rate (Ref. § 1215.109(b)(5)).|
|Real-Time.||Emergency service requests will be responded to per the priority system (Ref. § 1215.109(b)(3)) and assessed the emergency service rate.|
[56 FR 28049, June 19, 1991]
Title 14 published on 2015-01-01.
No entries appear in the Federal Register after this date, for 14 CFR Part 1215.