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Dream Chaser Completes Free Flight Test

Sierra Nevada Corp.'s Dream Chaser spacecraft recently glided to a successful landing at NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center located on Edwards Air Force Base in California.

Sierra Nevada Corporation's Dream Chaser completed an important step toward orbital flight with a successful captive carry test at NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center in California.

Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) and Solar Junction Corporation (Solar Junction) are launching a revolutionary new technology that will increase the efficiency of spacecraft solar array production and operation and lower the overall cost, providing a direct savings to customers.

Sierra Nevada Corporation's (SNC) Dream Chaser full-scale, flight test vehicle is ready for transportation to NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center (AFRC) in California

Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) is pleased to announce the successful completion of ISS Integration Certification Milestone 1 for the Dream Chaser Cargo System under NASA's Commercial Resupply Services 2 (CRS2) contract.

Sierra Nevada Corporation's (SNC) Space Systems has successfully completed all in-orbit checkout procedures of the final 11 satellites in the ORBCOMM Generation 2 (OG2) constellation designed and built by SNC, culminating in the transfer of operations of these satellites from SNC to ORBCOMM.

Sierra Nevada Corporation's (SNC) Space Systems was recently awarded a contract to provide multiple Passive Common Berthing Mechanisms (PCBM) by Special Aerospace Services (SAS) of Boulder, Colorado for Orbital ATK's Cygnus advanced maneuvering spacecraft in support of NASA's Commercial Resupply Services 1 and 2 (CRS1, CRS2) programs.

Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) has delivered 11 ORBCOMM Generation 2 (OG2) satellites to the launch site at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.

Sierra Nevada Corporation's Space Systems announces the launch of a new program, the Dream Chaser-Preferred Landing Site Program, in which SNC will work with spaceports and commercial airports to become a designated landing site for the Dream Chaser spacecraft.

Sierra Nevada Corporation's (SNC) Space Systems continues to expand its Space Technologies product line, by growing its capability in solar array design, production and verification, which includes a broad portfolio of flight-proven mechanisms, components and complex subsystems.