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  1. ADD Participation in NATO Flight TrialsRead the original story

    Yesterday | ECNmag

    ... amount of test pilot feedback on the current version of Integrated Cuing Environment, collective coupling and Sierra Nevada Corporation sensor," said Flanigen. "AMRDEC's presence at the NATO flight trials, along with CERDEC and Army Research Labs, ...

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  2. The Latest: I-80 open; avalanche cleared at Mt. RoseRead the original story

    Yesterday | NewsOK.com

    ... off-and-on since the latest in a series of winter storms dumped more than 4 feet of snow on the top of the Sierra Nevada Monday night and Tuesday. The Mount Rose Highway, State Route 451 from Reno to Incline Village, had been closed since the ...

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  3. Avalanche buries mountain highway between Reno, Lake TahoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sonoma Index Tribune

    ... near Reno, Nev., Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017. One of the strongest in a series of winter-long storms pummeled the Sierra Nevada with another 3 feet of snow on Tuesday, dumping triggering an avalanche that buried a major highway near Lake Tahoe in 20 feet ...

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  4. The Latest: Eastbound I-80 closed west of Reno in heavy snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Chronicle-Journal

    Eastbound Interstate 80 has been closed west of Reno due to a series of collisions in heavy snow in the Sierra Nevada. There's been no report of any injuries.

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  5. Launch of SpaceX Falcon rocket aborted seconds before liftoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Yahoo!

    ... station after it retired the shuttles. The U.S. space agency last year added a third company, privately-owned Sierra Nevada Corp, for making cargo runs to the station beginning in 2019. By then, SpaceX aims to be launching NASA astronauts, breaking ...

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  6. Boeing Training Jet Rivals Are Dropping Like FliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | The Motley Fool

    ... of course, but also a coalition between Raytheon ); a strange-bedfellows combination between America's Sierra Nevada Corporation and Turkish Aerospace Industries; and -- maybe -- an independent entry from Textron with its internally developed ...

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  7. Historic SpaceX launch scuttled, re-set for SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... stage, or upper half of the rocket. The US space agency previous year added a third company, privately owned Sierra Nevada Corp, for station cargo runs beginning in 2019. The next possible launch time will be 9:23 am EST on Sunday. After the aborted ...

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  8. SpaceX just delayed a historic rocket launch due to a familiar glitchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... station after the shuttles were retired. The US space agency last year added a third company, privately owned Sierra Nevada Corp, for station cargo runs beginning in 2019. By then, SpaceX intends to also be launching NASA astronauts, breaking ...

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  9. SpaceX Falcon rocket poised for flight from historic NASA launchpadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... after the shuttles were retired. The U.S. space agency last year added a third company, privately owned Sierra Nevada Corp, for station cargo runs beginning in 2019. By then, SpaceX intends to also be launching NASA astronauts, breaking Russia's ...

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  10. A New Spaceship Could Fly Astronauts to the Hubble Space Telescope for RepairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Yahoo!

    ... A mission such as the one proposed would likely extend the space telescope's operations well into the future. Sierra Nevada Corporation, the Nevada space services company that put forth the proposal, suggests using its Dream Chaser winged spacecraft ...

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  11. NASA's storied Hubble telescope might get one more upgrade thanks to a private spaceshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Silicon Alley Insider

    The Dream Chaser, designed by Sierra Nevada Corporation in partnership with Lockheed Martin, is the only winged craft in the running. The shuttle Atlantis completed that mission and several components were repaired and replaced, including the installation of improved batteries.

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  12. Dream Chaser Spacecraft May Be Used For Hubble Repair MissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Universe Today

    ... as other tasks, like building and servicing the ISS and recovering satellites from orbit. The DCSS is built by Sierra Nevada Corporation . It will be launched on an Atlas V rocket, and will return to Earth by gliding, where it can land on any ...

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  13. Could Hubble get another servicing mission ?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Unexplained Mysteries

    ... James Webb Telescope, will essentially replace the ageing Hubble when it launches in 2018. Now though, the Sierra Nevada Corporation - developer of the Dream Chaser spacecraft - is pitching a proposal to the Trump Administration to launch further ...

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  14. Reno blossoms amid art, food and craft beerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    RENO, Nev.>> Hunched on the eastern edge of the Sierra Nevada, Reno has long suffered a reputation as a poor man's Las Vegas, with snow. Its casinos are more modest than the flashing palaces on the Strip, and even its motto - "The Biggest Little City in the World" - feels strangely self-deprecating.

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  15. Sierra storm packs triple threat _ avalanches, floods, windsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 7 | My Mother Lode

    A major storm packing a triple threat Tuesday dumped more than a foot of new snow in the Sierra Nevada, unleashed heavy rain that triggered flooding and mudslides in the valleys around Reno and Carson City, and pushed potentially damaging winds across much of western Nevada. The National Weather Service issued avalanche, flooding and high wind warnings up and down the eastern front of the mountains.

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  16. Triple-threat storm brings high winds, avalanche and flooding danger to northwestern NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | The Daily Millbury

    A major storm packing a triple threat in the Sierra Nevada has prompted warnings for potential avalanches in the mountains, floods in the valleys and high winds across much of northwestern Nevada.School was delayed two hours Tuesday on the north end of Lake Tahoe, where a half foot of new snow has fallen at area ski resorts.Chain controls have been lifted on Interstate 80, but part of the Mount Rose Highway remained closed.The National Weather Service says winds are gusting up to 145 mph over the mountain tops.A flood warning has been issued for much of the northern Sierra's eastern front, including Reno, Sparks and Carson City, as well as parts of Storey, Douglas, Lyon and Pershing counties.An avalanche warning remains in effect for the Tahoe area and much of the Sierra through 7 a.m. Wednesday.

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  17. Sierra Nevada Corp. to expand Louisville site, may hire 400Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Denver Post

    Aerospace firm Sierra Nevada Corp. has leased 101,000 square feet of additional space within Louisville's Colorado Technology Center, a move that could allow the company to make 400 new hires over the next 18 months. The company is leasing space at 2000 Taylor Ave. from Etkin Johnson Real Estate Partners, a Denver-based company that constructed the building last year, according to company spokeswoman Kimberly Schwandt.

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  18. Sierra Nevada Corp. jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Daily Camera

    Aerospace firm Sierra Nevada Corp. has leased 101,000 square feet of additional space within Louisville's Colorado Technology Center, a move that could net the company roughly 400 new hires over the next year and a half. Aerospace firm Sierra Nevada Corp. has leased 101,000 square feet of additional space within Louisville's Colorado Technology Center, a move that could allow the company to make 400 new hires over the next year and a half.

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  19. Sierra Nevada Corp. to expand Louisville site, plans 400 new jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | LongmontFYI

    Aerospace firm Sierra Nevada Corp. has leased 101,000 square feet of additional space within Louisville's Colorado Technology Center, a move that could net the company roughly 400 new hires over the next year and a half.

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  20. Sierra Nevada expands Louisville space, plans 400 new hiresRead the original story

    Friday Feb 3 | The Boulder County Business Report

    Aerospace firm Sierra Nevada Corp. has leased 101,000 square feet of additional industrial space at the Colorado Technology Center in Louisville and intends to add 400 workers at the tech center in the next 18 months. Sierra is leasing 2000 Taylor Ave. from Denver-based Etkin Johnson Real Estate Partners, which constructed the building in 2016 on speculation.

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