Sierra Nevada Corporation Space Systems

Sierra Nevada Corporation's Space Systems, with four product lines, provides a depth and breadth of experience unmatched in the aerospace industry. Our capabilities range from spacecraft actuators that power the Mars rovers, to hybrid rocket technologies that powered the first commercial astronaut to space, and from microsatellites controlled by the Internet to Dream Chaser®, a winged and piloted orbital commercial spacecraft.

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The Spacecraft Systems capability provides small satellites to meet commercial, civil, and military mission requirements using common bus structures and components that are rapidly customized as needed for different mission applications.

Orbital Technologies Corporation (ORBITEC) is a wholly owned SNC subsidiary offering solutions in: Propulsion, Propellant and Power Systems; Life Support and Environment Control Systems; Bio-based products and production systems and Next Generation Fire Suppression.

The Space Exploration Systems capability is leading an effort to create a low-cost, safe commercial crew transportation service to and from low Earth orbit, including the International Space Station (ISS).

The Space Technologies capability supplies critical components to such important national security programs as Advanced EHF, Mobile User Objective System, Space-Based InfraRed System, and commercial imagery systems (GeoEye, Ikonos, Worldview).


For more information about SNC Space Systems products and capabilities, please contact:

Sierra Nevada Corporation's Space Systems
1722 Boxelder Street, Suite 102
Louisville, CO 80027
Office: (303) 530-1925
Toll Free: (888) 530-1926
Fax: (303) 530-2401 
Email: Space Systems