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  1. Judge: NASA can move forward with Boeing, SpaceXRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... despite a legal challenge to the deals worth up to $6.8 billion. The ruling was a setback for Colorado-based Sierra Nevada Corp., developer of the Dream Chaser mini-shuttle, which has protested NASA's award of the contracts last month to Boeing and ...

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  2. Court says space taxi work can go on as Sierra Nevada disputes contractRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Paradise Post

    Federal Judge Marian Blank Horn on Tuesday denied Sierra Nevada Corp.'s Louisville-based Space Systems' request for a federal injunction to force NASA to order the work stopped while the awarded contracts are under protest. If granted, the work stoppage would have been the second in two months.

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  3. Boeing revamps its Air Force tank schedule: roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... BA) has operations around the country. Here are other recent stories reported by The Business Journals . "Sierra Nevada Corp. Space Systems wants a federal court to order work stopped on the SpaceX and Boeing Co. orbital space capsules for NASA ...

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  4. Sierra Nevada Corp Steps Up Legal Action Against NASARead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Aero-News Network

    Sierra Nevada Corp. was notably left out of the money when NASA announced that Boeing and SpaceX had won contracts to develop spacecraft which will one day carry astronauts to the International Space Station. But the Louisville, CO-based company is not going down without a fight.

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  5. DOD Awards Satellite Contract To Sierra Nevada CorporationRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Aero-News Network

    The U.S. Department of Defense has awarded a contract to Sierra Nevada Space Systems to develop and build a next-generation science and technology demonstration satellite. Known as STPSat-5, the satellite is for the Department of Defense's Space Test Program .

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  6. Sierra Nevada turns to the courts in fight to restart Dream Chaser's NASA fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Business Journal

    Sierra Nevada Corp. Space Systems wants a federal court to order work stopped on the SpaceX and Boeing Co. orbital space capsules for NASA while the company tries to restore space agency funding for its Dream Chaser spaceship.

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  7. Sierra Nevada Sues To Force NASA Partners To...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | RedOrbit

    ... Space Station after arriving on Sept. 23, 2014. Credit: NASA Privately-owned space transport firm Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) has filed a federal lawsuit in its latest challenge to NASA contracts awarded to Boeing and SpaceX in September, ...

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  8. Lawsuit challenges Boeing's 'space taxi' contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Business Journal

    ... portion of the contract is worth $4.2 billion, with SpaceX capturing $2.6 billion. Shortly after the award , Sierra Nevada Corp. filed a protest with the federal government, saying it believed its spaceplane, called the Dream Catcher, has a superior ...

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  9. Dream Chaser rerouted after NASA rebuffRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Boulder County Business Report

    After missing out on a major multibillion-dollar NASA contract, Sierra Nevada Corp. is forging ahead with the Dream Chaser spacecraft program in a way that wouldn't have been possible 20, or even 10, years ago. SNC had always planned that its versatile space plane could be marketed for a variety of purposes and now, as the market for commercial space transport blossoms, that planning is paying off, in part because of the company's other partnerships.

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  10. Federal lawsuit seeks to stop Boeing and SpaceX from working on NASA space taxiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Raw Story

    With the Earth in the background, the SpaceX Dragon commercial cargo craft is seen as it is grappled by the International Space Station's Canadarm2 robotic arm in this photo provided by NASA and taken May 25, 2012. REUTERS/NASA/Handout Privately owned Sierra Nevada Corp filed a federal lawsuit to stop NASA work on newly awarded space taxi development contracts while a bid protest is under way, the company's vice president said on Thursday.

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  11. Sierra Nevada Files Suit To Reinstate Hold on NASA Commercial Crew ContractsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Space.com

    In the latest round in the legal dispute regarding NASA's commercial crew contracts, Sierra Nevada Corp. filed suit in federal court Oct. 15, seeking to overturn a NASA decision to lift a stop-work order on contracts it awarded to two other companies. In filings with the U.S. Court of Federal Claims in Washington, Sierra Nevada filed requests for both a temporary restraining order and a preliminary injunction to overturn a NASA decision Oct. 9 lifting an order stopping work on Commercial Crew Transportation Capability contracts awarded Sept.

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  12. Press Digest - Wall Street Journal - Oct 16Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Reuters

    ... an alleged fraud against the bank by a client, oil-services firm Oceanografia. ( on.wsj.com/1npL4tN ) * Sierra Nevada Corp, the losing bidder in NASA's recent multibillion-dollar "space taxi" competition, has gone to court seeking to block winners ...

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  13. Sierra Nevada Steps Up Legal Battle Over NASA 'Space Taxi' CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Wall Street Journal

    Sierra Nevada Corp., the losing bidder in NASA's recent multibillion-dollar "space taxi" competition, has gone to court seeking to block winners Boeing Co. and Space Exploration Technologies Corp. from proceeding with work until a pending contract protest is resolved.

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  14. Sierra Nevada Corporation unit building DOD satelliteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | UPI

    A next-generation science and technology demonstration satellite is being built by the Sierra Nevada Corporation's Space Systems unit for the U.S. military. The STPSat-5 is for the Department of Defense's Space Test Program, or STP, and will carry four scientific payloads to low-Earth orbit.

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  15. SNC lands Department of Defense contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Sierra Nevada Corporation has landed a contract to start working on a satellite for the Department of Defense. The company's Colorado branch will develop and build a next generation science and technology demonstration satellite called STP Sat 5. It will carry four scientific payloads into orbit to help the Department of Defense understand the space environment better.

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  16. Sierra Nevada lands new Defense Department satellite contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Denver Post

    Sierra Nevada Corp.'s Louisville-based Space Systems will send four U.S. Department of Defense scientific payloads to low-Earth orbit on a next-generation demonstration satellite. The company said Tuesday that it has been competitively selected by the DOD's Space Test Program to develop and build STPSat-5, planned for launch in late 2016.

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  17. Sierra Nevada Corporation Awarded Satellite Contract by the United...Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | PRWeb

    Sierra Nevada Corporation's Space Systems business area has been competitively selected to develop and build a next-generation science and technology demonstration satellite for the Department of Defense's Space Test Program. Sierra Nevada Corporation is pleased to announce SNC's Space Systems based in Louisville, Colorado, has been competitively selected to develop and build a next-generation science and technology demonstration satellite.

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  18. Incumbents haul in defense cash - Obama to defense ministers...Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Politico

    INCUMBENTS RAKE IN DEFENSE CAMPAIGN CASH: "The defense industry's 20 biggest political action committees have given $14.6 million to candidates for House and Senate races this election cycle. The contributions to new challengers of sitting lawmakers: a paltry $1,500.Those two contributions came from Sierra Nevada Corp.: $1,000 went to Kentucky Democratic Senate hopeful Alison Lundergan Grimes and $500 went to Democrat Erin Bilbray of Nevada, where the contractor is based."

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  19. NASA directs Boeing, SpaceX to begin work on space taxisRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 11 | Newkerala.com

    NASA has ordered the US multi-national Boeing Company and the California-based Space Exploration Technologies Corp to restart work to develop space taxis to ferry astronauts to and from the International Space Station using their CST-100 and Crew Dragon spacecraft respectively. Last month, NASA had asked Boeing and SpaceX to suspend work in response to a protest filed with the US Government Accountability Office by Sierra Nevada Corporation, who lost the bid to build commercial space taxis.

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  20. NASA Resumes Work on Private Space Taxi ContractsRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | Space.com

    ... adverse consequences where contract performance remained suspended," the agency stated. On Sept. 26, Sierra Nevada Corp., the third major company in the CCtCap competition, filed a protest with the U.S. Government Accountability Office, arguing in a ...

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