Sparks firm challenging NASA snub

September 29, 2014 7:02 PM

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Sparks firm challenging NASA snub

Sparks-based Sierra Nevada Corp. is challenging NASA’s decision to award its International Space Station astronaut ferry program to Boeing and SpaceX.

The space agency announced its decision on Sept. 16, awarding Boeing $4.2 billion and SpaceX $2.6 billion to certify, test and fly crew capsules with a goal of 2017 for the first launch from Cape Canaveral.

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