Dream Chaser passes major NASA milestone to supply International Space Station

Dream Chaser passes major NASA milestone to supply International Space Station

SPARKS, Nev. -- Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) successfully passed the third integration milestone for the Dream Chaser program under the NASA Commercial Resupply Services (CRS2) program ,... Read More

Friday May 26, 2017 0 comments Tags: Louisville, SNC Space Systems, NASA, Dream Chaser, ISS, Steve Lindsey, Sierra Nevada Corporation

Two Ball Aerospace-built instruments headed for space station Saturday

Two Ball Aerospace-built instruments headed for space station Saturday

BOULDER -- Two Ball Aerospace -built payloads will blast off Saturday toward the International Space Station aboard a SpaceX Dragon spacecraft. Scheduled for a Feb. 18 launch from... Read More

Friday February 17, 2017 0 comments Tags: Ball Aerospace, Boulder, Jim Oschmann, ISS, SpaceX Dragon, NASA

CU-Boulder-built payloads to support medical research, stem cell experiments in space

CU-Boulder-built payloads to support medical research, stem cell experiments in space

BOULDER -- Two University of Colorado-Boulder-built payloads, including one designed to help researchers better understand and perhaps outsmart dangerous infections like MRSA, will launch on a... Read More

Thursday February 16, 2017 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU-Boulder, Elon Musk, SpaceX Dragon, ISS, Louis Stodieck, BioServe Space Technologies, Stefanie Countryman

Sierra Nevada hits second milestone for Dream Chaser’s ISS cargo contract

Sierra Nevada hits second milestone for Dream Chaser’s ISS cargo contract

SPARKS, Nev. -- Sierra Nevada Corp ., whose space systems business is based in Louisville, announced it has passed the second Integration Certification Milestone under NASAs Commercial Resupply... Read More

Wednesday July 27, 2016 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corp., Dream Chaser Cargo System, Steve Lindsey, NASA, ISS

CU-Boulder experiment hardware to launch aboard SpaceX rocket today

CU-Boulder experiment hardware to launch aboard SpaceX rocket today

BOULDER -- High-tech hardware designed and built at the University of Colorado Boulder will be launched today to the International Space Station (ISS) aboard the commercial SpaceX Dragon capsule.... Read More

Friday April 8, 2016 0 comments Tags: Boulder, CU Boulder, NASA, ISS, SpaceX Dragon, BioServe Space Technologies, Stefanie Countryman, Louis Stodieck