July 24, 2016 9:01 PM ET

Aerospace and Defense

Company Overview of Sierra Nevada Corporation

Company Overview

Sierra Nevada Corporation is a high-tech electronics, engineering, and manufacturing company that provides technology solutions in electronics, aerospace, avionics, space, propulsion, micro-satellite, aircraft, and communications systems. It offers spacecraft systems, propulsion systems, space exploration systems, and space technologies; mobile tower systems, autonomous aerial refueling demonstrations, and fire scout approaching shipboards for military and civil aviation applications; and manned and unmanned aircraft systems design, modification, integration, test, and certification solutions for intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance systems. The company also provides multi-mission ...

444 Salomon Circle

Sparks, NV 89434

United States

Founded in 1963





Key Executives for Sierra Nevada Corporation

Chief Executive Officer
Chairman and President
Corporate Vice President of Space Systems
Vice President of Business Development - Space Systems
Senior Director for Government Relations
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Sierra Nevada Corporation Key Developments

Sierra Nevada Corp. Wins $9,236,172 Sole Source Federal Contract

Sierra Nevada Corp., Sparks, Nebraska, was awarded $9,236,172 sole source federal contract by the U.S. Air Force Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Agency "to support Tactical Systems Emulator software, TSE System Integration Laboratory, TSE Continental United States Classroom Systems, and the sustainment of these systems." The place of performance will be at the Beale Air Force Base, California; Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico; Fort Bragg, North Carolina; and Hurlburt Air Force Base, Florida.

Sierra Nevada Corp. Wins $70,590,130 Federal Contract

Sierra Nevada Corp. won a $70,590,130 federal contract from the U.S. Air Force Materiel Command for contractor logistics support services for AC-130W and AC-130J precision strike package.

Sierra Nevada Corporation Names Heather Hopkins as Senior Director for Government Relations

Sierra Nevada Corporation announced a strategic addition to its Washington, D.C. office, bringing aboard Heather Hopkins as Senior Director for Government Relations. Hopkins brings to the company more than 15 years as a strategic communications and government relations leader, having served in senior positions at the White House, on Capitol Hill for the Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, and at the Pentagon, including tours in Iraq. Hopkins is responsible for coordinating SNC's engagement with the executive and legislative branches of the U.S. government, the company's growing communications efforts and other external initiatives. Hopkins has held numerous positions in government relations and communications both in and out of government, with consistent focus on national security. While at the State Department, she served twice overseas in Iraq for both Ambassadors Bremer and Khalilzad. Under President George W. Bush, Hopkins served on the National Security Council Staff as a Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director running legislative affairs.

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