AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MORE11 theater productions to see in Southern California this week, Dec. 27-Jan. 2The equipment includes aerospace and space flight ground support items, automotive and special-purpose vehicles that support Dryden research programs and general center operations. EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE – NASA has rehired an Illinois-based company to provide aerospace ground equipment support services at Dryden Flight Research Center. A follow-on to an existing contract that concludes June 30, the contract with Kay and Associates Inc. covers a three-year base period beginning July 1 and could be extended for up to a total of 10 years, with a potential maximum value of $21 million if all options are exercised. Kay and Associates, based in Buffalo Grove, Ill., employs about 25 people at NASA Dryden. The firm has provided ground equipment support services at NASA Dryden since 1988. Kay and Associates will provide maintenance, modification, repair, documentation and operation services for multiple pieces of ground equipment as well as labor to support that equipment. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!