Sierra Nevada raised an undisclosed amount of money to complete an investment finance milestone under its NASA Commercial Crew Integrated Capability agreement.
The White House space policy expert has left government to take a position with Sierra Nevada Space Systems, one of three companies angling for a NASA contract to deliver crews to and from the international space station.
Sierra Nevada Space Systems, an aspiring provider of commercial astronaut transport services, on July 7 inked a new Space Act Agreement with NASA to use Kennedy Space Center (KSC) infrastructure and personnel to support development of the Sparks, Nev.-based company’s Dream Chaser space plane.
WASHINGTON — Sierra Nevada and Northrop Grumman have been chosen to build the radar imaging payload and satellite platform, respectively, for a U.S. Defense Department “operational prototype” mission.
SAN FRANCISCO — In an effort to reduce the time and expense of building multiple satellites with similar designs, Sierra Nevada Space Systems is setting up the first major manufacturing facility with an assembly line specifically designed to produce a variety of small satellites, said Mark Sirangelo, corporate vice president for Sierra Nevada Corp. and chairman of Sierra Nevada Space Systems.