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  1. Sierra Nevada Corp. extends pact with German space agency for Dream Chaser workRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Boulder County Business Report

    Sierra Nevada Corp.'s Space Systems division signed a new deal with the German Aerospace Center on Thursday, extending the pair's collaboration on the development of SNC's Dream Chaser spacecraft. SNC had signed a one-year technical agreement with DLR in 2013.

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  2. Sierra Nevada Corporation and the German Aerospace Center Announce...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | PRWeb

    Sierra Nevada Corporation Space Systems and the German Aerospace Center announce the signing of a new Dream Chaser program cooperation during the U.S. German Aerospace Roundtable at the 31st annual Space Symposium hosted by the Space Foundation in Colorado Springs, Colorado. "We highly value our partnership with the German Aerospace Center," said Sirangelo.

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  3. Sierra Nevada, Germany's DLR sign Dream Chaser agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Denver Post

    The German national space agency DLR and Louisville-based Sierra Nevada Space Systems extended their Dream Chaser development partnership Thursday, assuring more high-paying aerospace jobs for Colorado, Space Systems chief Mark Sirangelo said. The cooperation agreement, inked during the 31st annual Space Symposium in Colorado Springs, also assures work will continue to develop the Dream Chaser for European use.

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  4. Sierra Nevada Corporation Awarded $27.9 Million Contract for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | PRWeb

    Sierra Nevada Corporation has been awarded a $27.9 million contract modification by the Naval Surface Warfare Center Indian Head Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technology Division . The Thor II AN/PLT-5 is one of SNC's EWR solutionsa currently supporting numerous United States military contingencies worldwide and protecting first responders against Radio Controlled Improvised Explosive Devices.

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  5. MRO News-April 15, 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Air Transport World

    ... without connection aircraft inflight entertainment system or cabin mood lighting. 328 Design , a subsidiary of Sierra Nevada Corp., has received Design Organization Approval from the General Civil Aviation Authority of the United Arab Emirates. With ...

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  6. Sierra Completions Welcomes New Vice President of Sales for VIP...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | PRWeb

    Sierra Completions, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sierra Nevada Corporation , has appointed Rob Tomenendal as vice president of sales. Tomenendal has both breadth and depth of knowledge in aircraft cabin interiors, with exceptional experience pertaining to the large-cabin business aviation market.

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  7. Sierra Completions Visits Shanghai's Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition April 14 - 17Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | PRWeb

    Sierra Completions, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sierra Nevada Corporation , visits Shanghai April 14 - 17 for the Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition 2015 . "One of the many advantages of our relationship with 328 is the company's unmatched European craftsmanship and skills.

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  8. FLYHT Reports 2014 Year End ResultsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Sys-Con Media

    ... inroads with our strategic partners, with key STC approvals and the rejuvenation of our relationship with Sierra Nevada Corporation. Although 2014 may not have been a record year when it comes to revenue, we are encouraged by progress we have made." ...

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  9. What's left of Washoe Lake as seen from a spot near the north boat ramp Thursday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | Nevada Appeal

    ... of a 20-year drought." James, who runs a multi-county water planning agency, points to earlier and April 1 Sierra Nevada snowpack and snow melt readings, which are low to record low as measured at various locations. Depleted snowmelt supplies are ...

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  10. Data Visualization Engineer: Sierra Nevada CorpRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 2 | Gamasutra

    You'll develop visualizations that enable users to create simple dashboards and powerful visual analytics so users can drive meaningful decisions in business, finance and defense sectors! We are looking for a creative developer who can perform individually as well as part of a larger team.

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  11. Private Dream Chaser Space Plane Could Land in Houston One DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Space.com

    This artist's depiction shows Sierra Nevada's Dream Chaser spacecraft in orbit. The shuttle-like spacecraft could land at a regular airport, according to officials with the company.

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    Wednesday Apr 1 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    The traditional snow season ends April 1 with what appears to be the most dismal Sierra Nevada mountain snowpack on record, raising another red flag about the West's multi-year drought. Sierra snowpack is 'worst in a century' The traditional snow season ends April 1 with what appears to be the most dismal Sierra Nevada mountain snowpack on record, raising another red flag about the West's multi-year drought. 1 comment

  13. Reflections on Pyramid Lake exhibit at UNRRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Examiner.com

    ... It is the terminus of the Truckee River, which begins its journey as the only outlet to Lake Tahoe high in the Sierra Nevada. Take I80 east to exit #43 at Wadsworth/Pyramid Lake, then follow the signs to Nevada 447 and the town of Nixon at the south ...

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  14. Ups and downsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Houston Chronicle

    ... new destination from Houston - low-Earth orbit - is the goal of an agreement between Ellington Airport and Sierra Nevada Corp. as they apply for a spaceport license from the FAA [Down] A thumb down taxpayers' collective throat for this week's ...

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  15. SNC, NASA Amend CCiCap Partnership Agreement For Dream Chaser Space SystemRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Aero-News Network

    Sierra Nevada Corporation has amended its current Space Act Agreement with NASA, adding a significant development milestone to the Commercial Crew Integrated Capability partnership. The amendment, which extends the period of performance through March 2016, introduces unfunded Milestone 41, Design Analysis Cycle-6 Closeout Review demonstrating the advancement of the Dream Chaser Space System design from a Preliminary Design Review level of maturity toward a Critical Design Review level.

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  16. Officials hope to land space port license for Ellington by summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Chron

    ... to ensure the new spaceport has tenants. To that end he and Mark Sirangelo, corporate vice president of Sierra Nevada Corporation's Space Systems, announced during a ceremony at Space Center Houston the continuation of their efforts to land the ...

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  17. Sierra Nevada Corporation and Houston Airport System Announce New AgreementRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | PRWeb

    Sierra Nevada Corporation's Space Systems and the Houston Airport System announce a new follow-on agreement to utilize Ellington Airport's Spaceport as a future landing site for SNC's Uncrewed Dream Chaser spacecraft - SNC's solution for NASA's Cargo Resupply needs and other critical space operations. "Entering into this new agreement with HAS will lead to enabling all variants of the Dream Chaser spacecraft to land in Houston, offering the ability to return cargo and science to Houston directly from space," said Sirangelo.

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  18. Sierra Nevada Corporation and NASA Amend CCiCap Partnership Agreement ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | PRWeb

    Sierra Nevada Corporation is pleased to announce it has amended its current Space Act Agreement , adding a significant development milestone to the Commercial Crew Integrated Capability partnership with NASA. "As the only runway-landing, piloted space vehicle in development, Dream Chaser provides the opportunity to preserve the U.S. legacy of 30 years of space shuttle and lifting-body experience," said Sirangelo.

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  19. From Rocket Science to Low Rider: Former Engineer Builds Adult Big WheelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | SPACE.com

    ... So I chose aerospace engineering." Armbruster spent 16 years at Starsys Research Corp., which is now part of Sierra Nevada Corp (among other things, Sierra Nevada is working on a design for a private spacecraft called the Dream Chaser . Many ...

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  20. New unmanned Dream Chaser spacecraft designed for ISS missonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | SlashGear.com

    Sierra Nevada Corp. created a new spacecraft to compete in NASA 's latest space vehicle contract. SNC's newest creation is the Dream Chaser Cargo System.

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