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What does MCAS stand for?

MCAS stands for Mobile Servicing System (MSS) Common Attach System

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The $896 million Mobile Servicing System will be able to handle large components of the station and yet have a sensitive-enough touch to handle small payloads such as batteries, power supplies and computers and operate tools such as wrenches and socket extensions.
Currently the Brampton-based firm is leading a team of Canadian companies which, are designing and building a mobile servicing system, Canada's contribution to the international space station.
SRMS units will also take part in three additional Shuttle missions scheduled for later this year to help build the ISS which, when completed, will cover an area larger than two football fields: * STS-106 - August 19 (Atlantis) * STS-92 - September 21 (Discovery) * STS-97 - November 30 (Endeavour) Orbital's next-generation space robotics technology also will be featured on the Mobile Servicing System (MSS), which MD Robotics is building as part of Canada's contribution to the ISS.
International partners attending the meeting include the Canadian Space Agency, builders of the mobile servicing system, and the European Space Agency (ESA) and the National Space Development Agency (NASDA) of Japan, who are each building a laboratory module.