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 names former NASA center director and astronaut Janet Kavandi to lead SNC’s space business

SNC names former NASA center director and astronaut Janet Kavandi to lead SNC’s space business

SPARKS, Nev. -- Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) announced former NASA Glenn Research Center director and astronaut Janet Kavandi has been named executive VP of SNC’s Space Systems Group... Read More

Friday November 6, 2020 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corp. Space Systems, Janet Kavandi, Eren Ozmen

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 to lead crew module development for NASA’s Artemis program

SNC to lead crew module development for NASA’s Artemis program

LOUISVILLE -- Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC), the global aerospace and national security leader owned by Eren and Faith Ozmen , has been selected as a subcontractor to Dynetics, a wholly owned... Read More

Friday May 1, 2020 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corp. Space Systems, Eren Ozmen, Faith Ozmen, NASA

SNC partners with NASA to advance space tech

SNC partners with NASA to advance space tech

LOUISVILLE/SPARKS, Nev. -- Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) announced it is extending its partnership with NASA to two entry, descent and landing projects designed to improve affordability and... Read More

Thursday October 3, 2019 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corp. Space Systems, NASA, Dream Chaser, John Roth, Steve Lindsey

Sierra Nevada names former astronaut to lead space programs

Sierra Nevada names former astronaut to lead space programs

SPARKS, Nev. -- Sierra Nevada Corporation announced Janet Kavandi , former NASA astronaut and Glenn Research Center director, will join SNC as senior VP for the companys Space Systems business... Read More

Friday September 20, 2019 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corp. Space Systems, Janet Kavandi, Eren Ozmen

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

SNC: Dream Chaser passes key NASA milestone

SNC: Dream Chaser passes key NASA milestone

SPARKS, Nev. -- Sierra Nevada Corporations (SNC) Colorado-built Dream Chaser spacecraft passed a key milestone for NASAsCommercial Resupply Services 2 (CRS-2) contract, validating design... Read More

Wednesday December 19, 2018 0 comments Tags: Louisville, Sierra Nevada Corp. Space Systems, Dream Chaser, John Curry, Faith Ozmen, NASA, International Space Station