Foreign National Visitor Guidelines
Below is a list of designated countries as of Feb 2018. NASA Ames International Badging Office recommends a deadline of April 15 for registration of folks from countries on the designated list to ensure NASA has enough time to process their paperwork. These requests need to go to NASA HQ for review and approval.
Afghanistan Hong Kong Qatar
Bahrain Iran Saudi Arabia
Belarus Iraq Somalia
Bhutan Israel South Sudan
Burma (Now Myanmar) Jordan Sudan
Central African Republic North Korea, Syria
China, Peoples Republic Kuwait Taiwan
Congo (Formerly Zaire ) Lebanon United Arab Emirates
Cuba Kyrgyzstan Venezuela
Cyprus Libya Yemen
Egypt Macau (China) Western Sahara
Eritrea Oman Zimbabwe
Those from non-designated countries have a registration deadline of May 15 to make sure there’s enough time to process their paperwork.