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Harris awarded $195 million NASA contract (access required)

A July 2016 photo of the WFIRST primary mirror assembly with forward-metering shell team. (Photo provided)

Harris Corp. has been awarded a $195 million contract from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to help build a flagship telescope. The project will support 160 Rochester-based jobs. The announcement comes on the heels of U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer’s ...

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