Sierra Nevada Delivers Their Habitat to NASA for Assessment

Posted: June 21, 2019

SNC designed and manufactured the Descent Brake Mechanisms for several NASA missions including Mars 2020 and Curiosity Mars rover mission. SNC is also developing a ground prototype of its LIFE lunar habitat under NASA’s Next Space Technologies for Exploration Partnerships 2 (NextSTEP-2) contract and Gateway concept. The Gateway is an outpost that also supports sustainable lunar operations and long-duration exploration. SNC’s inflatable habitat prototype recently arrived at Johnson Space Center for testing.


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