Sierra Nevada test fires next-gen rocket engine

Sierra Nevada test fires next-gen rocket engine

SPARKS, Nev. -- Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) for the first time opened to public view a test-firing of its patented VORTEX rocket engine, showcasing next-generation technology available... Read More

Thursday May 30, 2019 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corporation, Dream Chaser, Faith Ozmen

Dream Chaser passes another NASA milestone

Dream Chaser passes another NASA milestone

SPARKS, Nev. -- Sierra Nevada Corporation s Dream Chaser spacecraft passed NASAs Integrated Review Milestone 5 (IR5), a key status check on SNCs performance of a variety of ground and flight... Read More

Friday March 22, 2019 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corporation, Dream Chaser, Faith Ozmen, John Curry, NASA

SNC’s Dream Chaser spacecraft on display for attendees at Space Symposium in Springs

SNC’s Dream Chaser spacecraft on display for attendees at Space Symposium in Springs

COLORADO SPRINGS -- Sierra Nevada Corporation s (SNC) Dream Chaser spacecraft will be on public display for the first time to attendees of the 34 th annual Space Symposium conference in... Read More

Monday April 16, 2018 0 comments Tags: Colorado Springs, Sierra Nevada Corporation, Dream Chaser, Eren Ozmen, Mark Sirangelo, Louisville

Sierra Nevada invited to join National Space Council Users Advisory Group

Sierra Nevada invited to join National Space Council Users Advisory Group

CAPECANAVERAL,FLA. -- At the second gathering of the National Space Council at Kennedy Space Center in Florida, Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) CEO Fatih Ozmen is among leadersofthe nations... Read More

Thursday February 22, 2018 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corporation, Fatih Ozmen, Eren Ozmen, NASA, Dream Chaser

Sierra Nevada receives NASA launch window for Dream Chaser spacecraft

Sierra Nevada receives NASA launch window for Dream Chaser spacecraft

SPARKS, Nev. -- Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) received NASAs Authority to Proceed for the Dream Chaser spacecrafts first mission, with a launch window for late 2020. The mission will... Read More

Thursday February 8, 2018 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corporation, Dream Chaser, Faith Ozmen, Mark Sirangelo, NASA

Sierra Nevada, NASA partner to develop life support, food systems

Sierra Nevada, NASA partner to develop life support, food systems

SPARKS, Nev. -- Under a contract modification, Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) announced it will focus on the development of advanced bio-based life support and food production systems for... Read More

Friday February 2, 2018 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corporation, NASA, NextSTEP, Bob Morrow

Sierra Nevada signs two partner agreements to build space habitat

Sierra Nevada signs two partner agreements to build space habitat

SPARKS, Nev. -- Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) has formalized its agreement with NASA under Next Space Technologies for Exploration Partnerships-2 (NextSTEP-2), signing a contract to design... Read More

Friday January 26, 2018 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corporation, NASA, Mark Sirangelo, NextSTEP-2, Fatih Ozmen

Sierra Nevada STPSat-5 satellite passes milestone

Sierra Nevada STPSat-5 satellite passes milestone

SPARKS, Nev. -- Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) announced its Space Test Program Mission 5 (STPSat-5) satellite moved another step closer to launch, successfully completing its Factory... Read More

Thursday January 25, 2018 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corporation, Pat Remias, STPSat-5