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About Sierra Nevada Corporation

For Sierra Nevada Corp. (SNC), space is the frontier. The company, a leading supplier of space systems to Space Systems, Commercial Solutions, and National Security and Defense, has participated in more than 450 missions to space, including Mars. The company's Dream Chaser spacecraft is scheduled for a 2021 launch for a trip to the International Space Station. SNC's space efforts include propulsion systems, satellites, and space technologies & subsystems. The company also supplies instruments, and systems for defense applications and its commercial products include flight vision systems and radio and communications equipment. SNC's subsidiaries are Orbital Technologies and Spacedev. The privately held company was founded in 1963.


SNC offers technology products in a range of industries, including aerospace, avionics, electronics, communications systems, micro-satellite, propulsion, solar energy, and space. Its divisions are Electronic & Information Systems, ISR (Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance), Aviation & Security, Integrated Mission Systems, and Space Systems.

Geographic Reach

SNC, based in Sparks, Nevada, operates from more than 35 offices in about 20 states across the US and at customer sites around the world. It has offices in England, Germany, and Turkey.

Sales and Marketing

SNC counts the US Government including the US Army, US Navy, and the US Department of Defense among its key clients. The company delivers its solutions through partners/suppliers to customers worldwide. Its existing supplier is Exostar.

Sierra Nevada Corporation

444 Salomon Cir
Sparks, NV 89434-9651
Phone: 1 (775) 331-0222

Firm Stats

Employer Type: Privately Owned
Chb Chief Financial Officer: Eren Akman
Chairman and President: Eren Ozmen
CEO: Fatih Ozmen
Employees (This Location): 350
Employees (All Locations): 3,063

Major Office Locations

Sparks, NV

Other Locations

Huntsville, AL
Folsom, CA
Fremont, CA
Los Gatos, CA
Centennial, CO
Englewood, CO
Louisville, CO
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Hagerstown, MD
Durham, NC
Fayetteville, NC
Southern Pines, NC
Omaha, NE
Bedford, NH
Cannon Afb, NM
Sparks, NV
Beavercreek, OH
Greenville, TX
Plano, TX
San Antonio, TX
Salt Lake City, UT
Arlington, VA
Herndon, VA
Madison, WI