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Sierra Space Partners with Turkish Space Agency and ESEN Sistem Entegrasyon on Low-Earth Orbit, Lunar and Astronaut Programs

Neeraj Gupta, SVP & GM, Space Destinations at Sierra Space Serdar Hüseyin Yıldırım, President of the Turkish Space Agency Cem Ugur, Director General for ESEN LOUISVILLE, Colo. – June 29,…

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Celebrating International Women in Engineering Day at Sierra Space

At Sierra Space, we are building a platform in space to benefit life on Earth. We aim to dream, innovate, inspire and empower the next generation – including the future…

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Sierra Space and Spaceport America Sign Agreement on Landing Site for Dream Chaser® Spaceplane

  Memorandum of Understanding Adds New Mexico Spaceport to Growing Portfolio of Global Landing Locations for Dream Chaser Expands Working Relationship Following Sierra Space’s 2022 Corporate Sponsorship of Spaceport America…

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Sierra Space to Open Human Spaceflight Center, Train the Future Astronaut Corps for the New Commercial Space Economy

Sierra Space’s Human Spaceflight Center and Astronaut Training Academy at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center Will be Led by Dr. Janet Kavandi, Sierra Space President and Veteran of Three Space Shuttle Missions…

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Q&A with Dr. Janet Kavandi on Sierra Space’s New Human Spaceflight Center and Astronaut Training Academy

Sierra Space President, Dr. Janet Kavandi, a veteran NASA Astronaut and inductee into the United States Astronaut Hall of Fame, recently announced the company’s plans to launch an office and…

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Can the Commercialization of Space Lead to the Cure for Cancer?

Sierra Space is dedicated to democratizing space and making low Earth Orbit (LEO) open and accessible to myriad people and businesses around the world. Such unprecedented access enables profound opportunities.…

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Sierra Space & Spirit AeroSystems Form Strategic Partnership to Bring Affordable Space Systems to Market

New Agreement Will Significantly Lower the Cost of Access to Space, Accelerate Production of Shooting Star™ Cargo Modules as Part of the Expanding Dream Chaser® Spaceplane Franchise LOUISVILLE, Colo. and…

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Dream Chaser Spaceplane

Deploying in 2023, Dream Chaser Opens New Horizons for Commercial Space Travel

When NASA retired the Space Shuttle in 2011, the average person’s last hope of entering the cosmos was seemingly extinguished along with it. Sure, one’s chances of getting onto a…

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Celebrating the Heroes of Today and Tomorrow on National Astronaut Day

Mercury astronaut Alan Shepard climbed into the cramped, one-person Freedom 7 capsule on May 5, 1961, and flew 116 miles to space on top of a converted Redstone missile. He…

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LIFE Habitat: Safety, Accessibility, and Discovery Meet in Low-Earth Orbit

In the opening scenes of Stanley Kubrick’s iconic 2001: A Space Odyssey, we witness a prominent scientist arriving at a hotel in space. Serving as a hub between Earth and…

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