LOS ANGELES — Sierra Nevada’s Dream Chaser engineering test article (ETA) is being reassembled at NASA’s Dryden Flight Research Center at Edwards AFB, Calif., in preparation for the start of approach-and-landing flight tests later this summer. Sierra Nevada is competing with the lifting body vehicle against alternative capsule designs developed by Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) and Boeing for NASA’s commercial crew program under a $212.5 million Commercial Crew integrated ...
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