DCSA astronaut position extra coverage investigation information

Joseph Durso filed this request with the Defense Security Service of the United States of America.
Due Feb. 13, 2020
Est. Completion None
Awaiting Response


From: Joseph Durso

Greetings DCSA FOIA official,

Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

One record which describes in detail what investigatory services, information gathering, or processing DCSA carries out when extra coverage code "B", described as being for "Astronaut Positions", is requested on personnel investigation performed by DCSA. This extra coverage code is referred to under the "Extra Coverage / FIPC Code" tab at this URL: https://www.dcsa.mil/mc/pv/gov_hr_security/requesting_pi_via_eqip/

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

I am willing to pay all applicable fees, however, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter.


Joseph Durso

From: Defense Security Service

Good Afternoon Mr. Durso,

Please be advised that your FOIA request received in our office on January 16, 2019, seeking information describing in detail what investigatory services, information gathering, or processing that DCSA carries out when extra coverage code "B" describes as being for Astronaut positions was transferred to our Boyers, PA office for processing.

You will receive an acknowledgement letter from them.



Stephanie J. Courtney
Chief, Freedom of Information and Privacy Office
Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency
27130 Telegraph
Quantico, VA 22134
Office: (571) 305-6740
Mobile: (540) 642-8816

From: Defense Security Service

The request has been forwarded from one agency to another agency or department for further review or follow up.