Sierra Nevada Corporation
SNC, headquartered in Sparks, Nevada, is a world-class prime systems integrator and electronic systems provider known for its rapid, innovative, and agile technology solutions. Fast-growing and widely diversified, SNC is a high-tech electronics, engineering, and manufacturing corporation that continues to expand its impressive portfolio of capabilities, products and services.
SNC has a 46 year tradition of developing and providing high technology Electronics, Avionics, and Communications systems. Investing heavily over the years in people, processes, modern facilities, and the state-of-the-art equipment, SNC continues to enhance our technical advantage to provide innovative and cost-effective solutions to our customer’s requirements. With numerous successful and diverse acquisitions, SNC continues to acquire new capabilities as we expand our tradition of excellence into the areas of Space, Telemedicine, Nanotechnology, Energy, and Net-Centric Operations.
SNC employs an extremely talented workforce of approximately 2,000 people most of whom are scientists, engineers, or technical personnel with college or advanced degrees, and all of whom are dedicated to satisfying our customer’s needs. Seven different business areas operate from 35 locations in 20 states along with numerous customer support sites located throughout the world.
SNC is a Privately Held Corporation and is considered the Top Woman Owned Federal Contractor in the U.S. based upon the capabilities and resources to deliver high-technology systems and integration programs at the $1 Billion level.
* Space Systems (SS)
* Communications, Navigation, Surveillance / Air Traffic Mgmt (CNS/ATM)
* Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance (ISR)
* Command, Control, Computers, Communications & Networks (C4N)
* Integrated Mission Systems (IMS)
* Sensors, Systems, Technologies (SST)
* Electronic Warfare/Range Instrumentation (EWR)
In June 2004, SNC acquired Maryland-based Aviation Resources DE, Inc. (ARDI), a company that performs a vast array of aviation modification, installation and maintenance services. Other SNC Acquisitions: ACMS, 1998; SSI, 1999; PMI, 2001; TMC, 2003; Inter-4, 2003; WaveBand, 2005; Straight Flight, 2007; MSI, 2008; SpaceDev, 2008.
Learn more about our sourcing and methodology »
$750 million to $1 billion
Top Secret Work
Number of Locations
Number of Government Clients
- Air and satellite operations
- Counter-IED explosives operations
- Ground force operations
- Weapons technology
- Intelligence analysis
- Naval operations
- Building and personal security
- Technical intelligence
Talk to Us
Want to contribute to this ongoing project?