The GSA Astro Research Pool and Support pool are two ten-year, Multiple Award (MA), Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contracts to deliver services in support of the Defense Department's fleet of manned and unmanned, land, air, sea, and space vehicles. The contracts, awarded under the newly established General Services Administration (GSA) program "ASTRO", will provide avenues for the delivery of research and development (R&D), operations, and sustainment, intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance (ISR), data analytics, advanced robotics, and artificial intelligence (AI) services.

Period of Performance: 11/15/2021 - 11/14/2031

Contract Numbers

  • Research Pool: 47QFCA22D0369
  • Support Pool: 47QFCA22D0419

Contract Type: MAIDIQ

ASTRO Overview

ASTRO is a broadly scoped series of contract vehicles encompassing virtually all services supporting or involving manned, unmanned, or optionally manned platforms and robotics. ASTRO is administered by the General Services Administration's (GSA) Office of Assisted Acquisition Service (AAS) FEDSIM Organization. It is a family of ten separate, individual, Multiple Award (MA), Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contracts. ASTRO orders may only be placed by authorized COs within GSA's Assisted Acquisition Service.


Contractor Capabilities for ASTRO

Within the Research award pool, JANUS will provide a range of research and development (R&D) related solutions associated with manned, unmanned, optionally manned, and counter UxS systems and platforms for land, air, sea, or space. These services include advanced technology trials, data science, test and evaluation, verification and validation, and Information Assurance (IA). Through the Support pool, JANUS will deliver a wide range of business and mission support services that include acquisition, assessment, concept/capability development, requirements analysis, data strategy and management, and strategy development.

Contractor Key Personnel Point of Contact Information:

Data Universal Numbering Systems (DUNS) Number/Unique Identity ID: 036857050/Q6S9MZTEFMS5

ASTRO Website

About JANUS Research Group, LLC

Founded in 1997, JANUS is an industry leader in the integration and application of technical, engineering, and domain expertise to deliver full life-cycle services and lasting solutions to Federal, Department of Defense, and commercial clients. With a highly skilled, professional staff and operations across the United States and overseas, JANUS specializes in capabilities integration and development, research and development, systems, software and model-based engineering, analysis and experimentation, logistics, training, and cyber engineering. Enabled by our successful track-record of cost-schedule performance, innovation, and customer service, JANUS is a vibrant, rapidly growing company dedicated to our customers' mission.

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