Sierra Nevada’s Dream Chaser conducts successful free flight test

Sierra Nevada’s Dream Chaser conducts successful free flight test

SPARKS, Nev. -- Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) announced a successful atmospheric Free-Flight test of its Dream Chaser spacecraft, signaling the program taking another step closer to orbital... Read More

Tuesday November 14, 2017 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corporation, Dream Chaser, Mark Sirangelo, Faith Ozmen, NASA, International Space Station

Sierra Nevada signs memo of understanding with Canadian Space Agency

Sierra Nevada signs memo of understanding with Canadian Space Agency

SPARKS, Nev. -- Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) announced it signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) to explore possibilities of using the Dream Chaser ... Read More

Wednesday October 4, 2017 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corporation, Dream Chaser, Mark Sirangelo, NASA, Canadian Space Agency

Sierra Nevada chosen by NASA to develop deep space human habitat

Sierra Nevada chosen by NASA to develop deep space human habitat

SPARKS, Nev. -- Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) announced it has been selected to develop a deep space, long-duration, human habitat design and prototype for NASA. The partnership, under... Read More

Thursday August 11, 2016 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corp., Mark Sirangelo, Dream Chaser Cargo System, Orbital Technologies, NASA, Aerojet Rocketdyne

Dream Chaser to begin Phase 2 flight testing in California at Edwards AFB

Dream Chaser to begin Phase 2 flight testing in California at Edwards AFB

SPARKS, Nev. -- Sierra Nevada Corporation s (SNC)Dream Chaser full-scale, flight test vehicle is ready for transportation to NASAs Armstrong Flight Research Center (AFRC) in California where... Read More

Friday July 29, 2016 0 comments Tags: Louisville, SNC Space Systems, Dream Chaser, Mark Sirangelo, NASA

Sierra Nevada Corp. completes first Dream Chaser cargo service NASA contract milestone

Sierra Nevada Corp. completes first Dream Chaser cargo service NASA contract milestone

SPARKS, Nev. -- Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) announced the successful completion of ISS Integration Certification Milestone 1 for the Dream ChaserCargo System under NASAs Commercial Resupply... Read More

Tuesday July 12, 2016 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Mark Sirangelo, NASA, Dream Chaser Cargo System

Sierra Nevada Space awarded NASA contract for 2020 Mars mission

Sierra Nevada Space awarded NASA contract for 2020 Mars mission

LOUISVILLE -- NASAs Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) has awarded Sierra Nevada Corporations (SNC) Space Systems, a Louisville-based business area of aerospace and defense company SNC, multiple... Read More

Tuesday May 3, 2016 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada, Mark Sirangelo, Mars exploration, NASA, Mars 2020

Sierra Nevada completes checkout procedures for 11-satellite ORBCOMM2

Sierra Nevada completes checkout procedures for 11-satellite ORBCOMM2

LOUISVILLE -- Sierra Nevada Corporations (SNC) Space Systems said it has successfully completed all in-orbit checkout procedures of the final 11 satellites in the ORBCOMM Generation 2 (OG2)... Read More

Tuesday March 8, 2016 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Space Corp., Mark Sirangelo, ORBCOMM

Erik Mitisek appointed COIN Chief Innovation Officer

Erik Mitisek appointed COIN Chief Innovation Officer

DENVER -- Gov. John Hickenlooper announced the appointment of Erik Mitisek , CEO of the Colorado Technology Association, as the states new Chief Innovation Officer and chair of the Colorado... Read More

Thursday February 25, 2016 0 comments Tags: Denver, COIN, Gov. John Hickenlooper, Erik Mitisek, Colorado Technology Association , Mark Sirangelo