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  1. What you need to know about commercial spaceflightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Engadget

    ... company, called Blue Origin, will soon do an interim design review of its spacecraft's subsystems, while Sierra Nevada Corporation recently tested the main propulsion and control systems of its creation, the "Dream Chaser." Then there's Boeing, ...

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  2. Sierra Nevada's Space Plane in the Chase with SpaceX and Boeing to Win NASA NodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Scientific American

    Sierra Nevada Corp.'s Dream Chaser, which the company hopes will soon take astronauts to and from the International Space Station.

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  3. Space Flight: Increasingly, Gifted Individuals are Opting for the Private Sector Over NASARead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Houston Press

    ... since it was founded in 2002, now numbering upwards of 3,000 employees and rivaling private industry newcomer Sierra Nevada Corporation. Publicly held aerospace manufacturer Boeing claims more than 56,000 in its defense, space and security group. ...

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  4. I'd Like a Couple of Entrees and an Order of Wings With My SpacecraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Switched

    ... pressure to reduce the number of Commercial Crew participants from the current three: SpaceX, Boeing, and Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC). The underfunded Commercial Crew program gets around $400 million a year. This is small potatoes in the manned ...

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  5. FLYHT Reports Second Quarter ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Market Wire

    ... its working capital through the successful exercise of warrants. In addition, the litigation settlement with Sierra Nevada Corporation has created a new commercial partner while further strengthening the balance sheet," stated Bill Tempany, Chief ...

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  6. SNC Selected To Provide Multi-Mission Aircraft To ColoradoRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 9 | Aero-News Network

    The Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance business area of Sierra Nevada Corporation ... located in Centennial, CO ... has won a competitive contract from the Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control.

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  7. Airframe Structure for First Commercial Dream Chaser Spacecraft UnveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 9 | Universe Today

    The orbital airframe structure for the first commercial Dream Chaser mini-shuttle that will launch to Earth orbit just over two years from now has been unveiled by Sierra Nevada Corporation and program partner Lockheed Martin.

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  8. SpaceX Sets Dates for Launch Escape Tests on Dragon SpaceshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | SPACE.com

    ... of commercial crew awards. The other two are Boeing, which is developing a capsule called the CST-100, and Sierra Nevada Corp., which is building a space plane known as Dream Chaser. NASA ultimately plans to choose at least one of these vehicles for ...

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  9. First Piece of Private Dream Chaser Space Plane UnveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Space.com

    ... gotten its first look at the body of a space plane due to launch into orbit in 2016. The composite airframe of Sierra Nevada Corporation's Dream Chaser space plane , which is designed to carry astronauts into space, was revealed on Aug. 1. The ...

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  10. First Dream Chaser Orbital Spacecraft Composite Structure UnveiledRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Aero-News Network

    The first Dream Chaser orbital spacecraft composite airframe has been unveiled by Sierra Nevada Corporation and Lockheed Martin.

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  11. Sierra Nevada Corporation and BioServe Cooperation Agreement Furthers ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | PressReleasePoint

    Sierra Nevada Corporation's Space Systems is pleased to announce it is expanding its relationship with the University of Colorado Boulder through the signing of a letter of cooperation with CU-Boulder's BioServe Space Technologies .

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  12. Sierra Nevada Corporation and Lockheed Martin Unveil First Dream...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Hispanic Business

    This structure will be used to conduct the first orbital launch of the Dream Chaser spacecraft due to launch in November, 2016, atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket.

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  13. Sierra Nevada Space Systems, CU-Boulder's BioServe sign cooperation agreementRead the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | Daily Camera

    Louisville-based Sierra Nevada Space Systems, the Sparks, Nevada-based Sierra Nevada Corp. division developing the Dream Chaser commercial spacecraft, inked a "letter of cooperation" with the University of Colorado at Boulder's BioServe Space Technologies, officials announced Monday.

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  14. Sierra Nevada Corporation and BioServe Cooperation Agreement Furthers...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | PRWeb

    Sierra Nevada Corporation's Space Systems is pleased to announce it is expanding its relationship with the University of Colorado Boulder through the signing of a letter of cooperation with CU-Boulder's BioServe Space Technologies .

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  15. Lockheed unveils their concept for future of manned space travelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Lockheed Martin and Sierra Nevada Corporation unveiled part of their first Dream Chaser spacecraft that might be the next crew vehicle to take astronauts to low-earth orbit.

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  16. Lockheed Martina s Fort Worth plant building pieces of the Dream Chaser space craftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... is building the composite airframe of the crew and cargo cabin at its west Fort Worth fighter jet plant for Sierra Nevada Corp., one of three companies vying for NASA's program to return astronauts to the International Space Station. On Friday, a ...

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  17. Potential Replacement For Space Shuttle Being Built In Fort WorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | CBS Local

    FORT WORTH Lockheed Martin and Sierra Nevada Corporation showed off components for the Dream Chaser spacecraft in Fort Worth Friday.

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  18. Sierra Nevada Corporation and Lockheed Martin Unveil First Dream...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | PRWeb

    In a joint press conference, Sierra Nevada Corporation's Space Systems and Dream Chaser program partner, Lockheed Martin unveiled the Dream Chaser orbital spacecraft composite airframe.

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  19. BioServe to collaborate on Dream Chaser projectRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 31 | The Boulder County Business Report

    Sierra Nevada Corp., and BioServe Technologies, a space life science research and hardware development center located at the University of Colorado Boulder, have signed an agreement to collaborate on microgravity science applications for Dream Chaser.

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  20. Charles Russell art fetches millions at auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... California on Sunday battled a wildfire that has destroyed 10 homes and forced hundreds of evacuations in the Sierra Nevada foothills, while a fire near Yosemite National Park destroyed one home... OSI Group, an Aurora, Illinois-based company at the ...

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