Tektite I and II (Naval Facilities Engineering Command)

Mackenzie Farkus filed this request with the Naval Facilities Engineering Command of the United States of America .
Multi Request Tektite I and II
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From: Mackenzie Farkus

To Whom It May Concern:

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

All materials on the Tektite I and II habitats and program(s), which lasted from the late 1960s to the early 1970s. Materials could include, but are not limited to, the following:

•Planning materials, such as habitat structure/architecture schematics, hiring papers, or similar records
•Any policy directives, guidance documents, memorandum, training materials, or similar records
•Correspondence with U.S. government officials about Tektite I and II research outcomes
•Promotional materials, such as press releases, photos, and videos

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

In the event that there are fees, 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. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Mackenzie Farkus

From: Naval Facilities Engineering Command

Hello Mackenzie,

This acknowledges receipt of your Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request. Your request was received in our office on May 6, 2019. However, the records you are seeking may be held by the Office of Naval Research. We suggest that you seek and submit your request directly to that office with their contact information below.

Questions regarding the action this office has taken during the initial processing of your request may be directed to Abby Machalec at 202-685-9269, abby.machalec@navy.mil.

Office of Naval Research
Attn: FOIA & Privacy Office, Code BD042
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Room 620
Arlington, VA 22203-1995


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From: Naval Facilities Engineering Command

Please see the email below where we referred you to the Office of Naval Research for your request.

Abby Machalec


(202) 685-9269