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

    15 hrs ago | 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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  2. 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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  3. Active, reserve Airmen take over maintenance duties on C-145Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    Active duty and reserve Air Force maintainers took over responsibility for the upkeep and repairs of the 16 C-145s assigned here from Sierra Nevada Corporation contractors, July 1. Airmen from the 592nd Special Operations Maintenance Squadron and the 919th Special Operations Aircraft Maintenance Squadron became accountable for the care of the ... (more)

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  4. Ask Joe: Why can't Pyramid roadwork be done at night?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Jeanine, who lives in the Pebble Creek subdivision in Sparks, wrote in asking why Sierra Nevada Construction is allowed to clog up traffic on Pyramid Highway for long periods of time during the day? She wants to know why they are not required to work at night.

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  5. Tuskegee University Joins Sierra Nevada Corporation's Dream Chaser TeamRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Hispanic Business

    Space Systems announce they have signed a Letter of Cooperation to initiate collaborative efforts related to SNC's Dream Chaser Orbital Transportation System.

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  6. Sierra Nevada Corporation Meets NASA Milestone; Signs Deal With JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Forbes.com

    Earlier this week, the Sierra Nevada Corporation announced that it had achieved another technical milestone under its $212.5 million Commercial Crew Integrated Capability contract with NASA .

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  7. Dream Chaser Passes Major NASA CCiCap MilestoneRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Aero-News Network

    ... received 92 percent of the total award value of the CCiCap agreement. As defined in the Milestone 9 criteria, Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) completed a series of Risk Reduction and TRL advancements on five major systems on the technologically ...

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  8. Japanese agency becomes partner on Dream ChaserRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Boulder County Business Report

    Sierra Nevada Corp. on Wednesday announced a new partnership with the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency to collaborate on development of SNC's Dream Chaser spacecraft.

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  9. Sierra Nevada Corporation Selected to Provide Multi-Mission Aircraft to ColoradoRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | PRWeb

    Sierra Nevada Corporation announces that SNC's Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance business area located in Centennial, Colorado won a competitive contract from the Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control.

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  10. Japan to collaborate on Dream Chaser space planeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Business Journal

    A test flight version of the Dream Chaser space plane being built by Louisville-based Sierra Nevada Corp. Space Systems.

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  11. SNC partners with Japanese Aerospace Exploration for Dream ChaserRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Sierra Nevada Corporation has announced the expansion of its Dream Chaser Space System's global partnership to include Asia and the Pacific Rim.

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  12. Risk Reduction Milestone Tests Move Commercial Dream Chaser Closer to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Universe Today

    The winged Dream Chaser mini-shuttle under development by Sierra Nevada Corp. has successfully completed a series of risk reduction milestone tests on key flight hardware systems thereby moving the private reusable spacecraft closer to its critical design review and first flight under NASA's Commercial Crew Program aimed at restoring America's ... (more)

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  13. Sierra Nevada Corporation Announces Cooperative Understanding with...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | PRWeb

    Sierra Nevada Corporation announced today the expansion of its Dream Chaser Space System's global partnership to include Asia and the Pacific Rim through a recently signed memorandum of cooperative understanding with the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency .

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  14. Storm brings mud to northwestern NevadaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Big News Network.com

    ... after flash flooding left up to 3 feet of mud and debris in some neighborhood streets south of Carson City.The Sierra Nevada storm that dumped more than an inch of rain in less than half an hour also triggered the first tornado warning in the Reno ...

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  15. SNC completes Dream Chaser NASA CCiCap MilestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Sierra Nevada Corporation has successfully passed Milestone 9 of the advancement testing -- The 'Risk Reduction and Technology Readiness Level.'

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  16. Sierra Nevada Corporation Completes Major Dream Chaser NASA CCiCap MilestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | PRWeb

    Sierra Nevada Corporation announces it has successfully passed Milestone 9, the Risk Reduction and Technology Readiness Level Advancement Testing milestone, for several critical Dream Chaser systems under NASA's Commercial Crew Integrated Capability agreement.

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  17. Sierra Nevada Corporation Establishes Initial Communication to All...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Information Technology

    ENP Newswire - 18 July 2014 Release date- 17072014 - Sparks, Nev. - Sierra Nevada Corporation has commenced the on-orbit checkout phase for six ORBCOMM Generation 2 satellites, establishing communication with each satellite as planned.

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  18. Sierra Nevada Corporation Awarded Second Phase Contract to Aide...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | PRWeb

    The United States Special Operations Command Technology Applications Contracting Office awarded Sierra Nevada Corporation a task order for the next phase under an Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity contract for SNC's Degraded Visual Environment Pilotage System .

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  19. 45th Space Wing launches ORBCOMM satellitesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | PressReleasePoint

    ... larger with an "X Factor" that makes them even more powerful, efficient and cutting edge. Built by Sierra Nevada Corporation, the 170 kilogram satellites will provide a much needed boost in their service capacity. Another will be launched later in ...

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  20. Record-breaking Sierra heat giving way to stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Record-breaking heat is expected to give way to thunderstorms capable of producing flash flooding around Reno, Lake Tahoe and much of the Sierra Nevada.

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