Sierra Nevada Corporation Challenges NASAs Decision

October 1, 2014 3:31 AM

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Sierra Nevada Corporation Challenges NASAs Decision

Just this past Friday the Sierra Nevada Corporation announced they have filed a grievance with the General Accounting Office the decision NASA made to opt for Boeing and Space X for the Commercial Crew program aimed to develop spacecraft whose mission will be to bring astronauts to the International Space Station.

Sierra Nevada was among the final three competitors for the Commercial Crew Transportation Capability (the other two, of course, were Boeing and Space X). While the other two companies were each independently developing capsule spacecraft for this mission, the Sierra Nevada Corporation has been deve...

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