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  1. Louisville-born Dream Chaser spacecraft heading west for flight testsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Camera

    Sierra Nevada Corp.'s Louisville-based Space Systems division on Thursday unveiled the completed "homegrown" spacecraft known as the Dream Chaser, which officials say will soon head to California for its first series of tests. For most of those working in Sierra Nevada's Dream Chaser program, the attraction toward exploration has been ingrained for years.

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  2. Sierra Nevada lifts curtain on Dream Chaser space-cargo taxiRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Denver Post

    Mark Sirangelo, corporate vice president of Sierra Nevada Corporation's Space System, unveiled the full-scale Dream Chaser test vehicle. The vehicle is ready to be sent to a NASA center in California.

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  3. Dream Chaser Spacecraft on Track to Supply Cargo to ISSRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    Sierra Nevada Corporation has passed the second Integration Certification Milestone under NASA's Commercial Resupply Services 2 contract. NASA assessed and fully approved SNC's detailed approach for getting the Dream Chaser Cargo System to the International Space Station .

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  4. P&WC To Provide Turbofan And Turboprop Engines For 328 Aircraft ProgramRead the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | Aero-News Network

    ... to be a part of the re-launch the TRJ 328 aircraft program," said Della Posta. "TRJet is a subsidiary of Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) which has carved an exceptional reputation in the industry for specialized and innovative aviation solutions. ...

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  5. U.S. to Steer Growth of Global Nanosatellite and Microsatellite Market as Space Research...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Freshnews

    ... Corporation, RUAG Group, Clyde Space, Inc., GomSpace, Raytheon, Skybox Imaging, Inc., SpaceQuest Ltd., and Sierra Nevada Corporation are some of the leading and promising companies in this space. "The U.S. has been one of the most attractive markets ...

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  6. U.S. to Steer Growth of Global Nanosatellite and Microsatellite...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... and enhance their market positioning. , Inc., GomSpace, Raytheon, Skybox Imaging, Inc., SpaceQuest Ltd., and Sierra Nevada Corporation are some of the leading and promising companies in this space. "The U.S. has been one of the most attractive ...

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  7. Building a Commercial Market in Low Earth OrbitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... capsules to supply cargo to the International Space Station (ISS). NASA recently added a third US company, the Sierra Nevada Corporation, for ISS cargo resupply missions through 2024. Boeing and SpaceX are under contract to transport astronauts to ...

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  8. TRJet Signs Pair Of Deals With International CustomersRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Aero-News Network

    ... of up to 50 aircraft, signed between the Turkish Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs & Communications and Sierra Nevada Corporation for the Turkish Regional Aircraft Project. (Image provided with TRJet news release. [L-R] Ibrahim Caglar, ...

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  9. Sierra Nevada Corp. Completes 1st Milestone on ISS Commercial Cargo ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Space.com

    Sierra Nevada Corp. , who won one of three contracts from NASA in January to deliver cargo to the International Space Station, said July 11 that it is has completed the first milestone under that award. The company said that NASA approved of its program integration plan for the design, development, test and evaluation of SNC's Dream Chaser vehicle.

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  10. Nevada company to collaborate with U.N. on space missionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Sparks-based Sierra Nevada Corp. could provide an affordable way for countries to travel to space under an agreement it signed with the United Nations last week. Although details of the partnership are still being worked out, the aerospace firm would work with the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs to help U.N member states access space using the company's Dream Chaser spacecraft.

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  11. SNC Enters Talks With The United NationsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Aero-News Network

    Sierra Nevada Corporation and the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs have signed a Memorandum of Understanding toward defining one or more Dream Chaser missions that will host payloads from member countries. Under the agreement, UNOOSA and SNC will work with member countries to develop an interface control document and payload hosting guide to allow payloads developed by participating countries to be hosted and operated on a dedicated mission, providing those countries affordable access to space.

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  12. How Not To Estimate and Communicate RisksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | CFR.org

    ... SpaceX and Orbital are the only two commercial space providers to have successfully supplied the ISS-a third, Sierra Nevada Corporation, was awarded resupply contracts, but has not launched yet-the OIG examined NASA's response to the SpaceX failure ...

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  13. Drivers asked to use caution due to roofing nails on interstate near Wall TrianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... launched after a police chase crossed over state lines into Madison County from Lincoln County, Tennessee. Sierra Nevada Corporation, the aerospace company developing the mini-shuttle called Dream Chaser, the spacecraft that may be the first to land ...

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  14. SNC's Dream Chaser may help underserved nations get to spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Sierra Nevada Corporation, the aerospace company developing the mini-shuttle called Dream Chaser, the spacecraft that may be the first to land at Huntsville International Airport, may also lend a helping hand to developing countries that want a leg up in space. Tuesday, SNC signed a Memorandum of Understanding to work with the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs to work together to provide affordable opportunities for UN Member States to conduct experiments in space.

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  15. I tried out being a space trucker in a Dream Chaser mini-shuttleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | New Scientist

    ... cargo - and the craft's past failures. Well, almost. In reality, I'm trying out the flight simulator for the Sierra Nevada Corporation's space plane at Draper Laboratory in Cambridge, Massachusetts. I'm seated in front of three computer monitors, ...

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  16. Cider businesses grow, bring tourists to Henderson ASHEVILLE, N.C....Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | WSOCTV

    ... brew. Bold Rock Hard Cider is the biggest of the players with its operation in Mills River, not far from the Sierra Nevada brewery. Flat Rock Ciderworks has opened a tasting room in downtown Hendersonville. And St. Paul Mountain Vineyards, just ...

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  17. Nigeria hoping for U.S. approval of Super Tucano saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | UPI

    ... U.S. approval of the sale would be required if the aircraft are built at the Jacksonville, Fla., plant of Sierra Nevada Corporation, where Super Tucanos are currently being produced for Afghanistan and Lebanon. The Super Tucano is a turobprop ...

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  18. Space Florida doles out $2 million for space-related researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Space Life Sciences Lab at Kennedy Space Center now includes many private tech and research companies, like Joi Scientific, and Sierra Nevada Corp. The Space Life Sciences Lab at Kennedy Space Center now includes many private tech and research companies, like Joi Scientific, and Sierra Nevada Corp. Four Florida companies, including two from Central Florida, have landed research money from a Space Florida partnership to push projects related to space and tech projects. Oviedo's Simiosys, Jupiter's CadW Therapeutics and Scripps Florida, Kennedy Space Center's Lockheed Martin Space Systems and Merritt Island's Vision Engineering Systems landed parts of the $2 million award.

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  19. How the next astronauts (and tourists) will get to spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... far more advanced. There is also a sporty little spaceplane called the Dream Chaser under development by the Sierra Nevada Corp., to take cargo to the space station; a monster rocket known as the Space Launch System being built by Boeing, and ...

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  20. Aerospace company Blue Origin is going to crash a spaceship on purpose. Here's whyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | National Post

    ... far more advanced. There is also a sporty little spaceplane called the Dream Chaser under development by the Sierra Nevada Corp., to take cargo to the space station; a monster rocket known as the Space Launch System being built by Boeing, and ...

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