The delay will "allow time for the team to remove and replace a flight termination system battery," NASA said in a statement.
What does FTS stand for?
FTS stands for Flight Termination System
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Air Force A last-minute anomaly with the flight termination system forced controllers to scrub another attempt to launch the U.
a wholly owned subsidiary of Herley Industries, supplies C-Band Radar Tracking Transponders, C-Band Transponder Test Sets, and Flight Termination System Test Sets to Raytheon.
1 million for Enhanced Flight Termination System development at Edwards Air Force Base.
During phase one of the program, BAE Systems has been working alongside the UK MOD and key industrial parties including: * Rolls- Royce - Integrated Propulsion System & Engine Clearance * QinetiQ - Flight Termination System and Communication System * GE Aviation - Electrical Power System and Primary Flight Control Actuation * Meggitt - Electrical Braking System.
The flight termination system, avionics batteries and ST5 logo installed.
Finally, the performance of the vehicle's laser altimeter was verified by a descent to a 30-foot cruise altitude and successful completion of the mission through the intentional activation of the flight termination system.
While progress has been made on the problems encountered during testing of the Flight Termination System batteries, Boeing has not formally determined and documented a root cause for engineering review.