SNC launches Sierra Space independent space biz

SNC launches Sierra Space independent space biz

LOUISVILLE/SPARKS, Nev. -- Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) announced creation of Sierra Space, a new commercial space company. The new company’s “space-as-a-service” business model... Read More

Friday April 23, 2021 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corporation, Fatih Ozmen, Dream Chaser, NASA

SNC wins NASA contract to power moon rover

SNC wins NASA contract to power moon rover

LOUISVILLE/SPARKS, Nev. -- Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) announced it was awarded a contract for a program supporting NASA’s water-hunting robot mission to the moon. The amount of the... Read More

Tuesday March 30, 2021 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corporation, Fatih Ozmen, Janet Kavandi, NASA

SNC leverages proven sensor tech in space

SNC leverages proven sensor tech in space

LOUISVILLE/SPARKS, Nev. -- Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) said it is leveraging decades of expertise in navigation and guidance systems to develop enhanced vision technology for space... Read More

Wednesday December 23, 2020 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corp. Space Systems, Fatih Ozmen, Janet Kavandi

SNC selected for NASA contract to produce oxygen on the Moon 

SNC selected for NASA contract to produce oxygen on the Moon 

SPARKS, Nev . -- Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) announced it has been selected for a contract as part of NASA’s Tipping Point solicitation to further develop its carbothermal reduction process,... Read More

Wednesday November 18, 2020 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corp. Space Systems, Fatih Ozmen, Tom Crabb, NASA Tipping Point

SNC advances lunar and Mars habitat development for NASA space missions

SNC advances lunar and Mars habitat development for NASA space missions

SPARKS, Nev./LOUISVILLE -- Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) announced it is continuing to advance development of the company’s LIFE Habitat (Large Inflatable Fabric Environment) under Phase 3 of... Read More

Wednesday August 12, 2020 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corp. Space Systems, Fatih Ozmen, NASA

SNC delivers hardware for NASA’s Mars 2020 Rover

SNC delivers hardware for NASA’s Mars 2020 Rover

SPARKS, Nev. -- Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) announced it completed on-time delivery of multiple mission critical components for the NASA Mars 2020 mission, including the descent brake... Read More

Tuesday September 10, 2019 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corp. Space Systems, NASA, Fatih Ozmen, Mars 2020

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 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