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What does OMS stand for?

OMS stands for Orbital Maneuvering System


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For example, the orbital maneuvering system pods and forward reaction control system, which provided on-orbit propulsion, were removed and sent to the White Sands Testing Facility for decontamination and removal of oxidizer fuel valves and hypergolic tanks.
Gordon Fullerton ignited another set of engines, the Orbital Maneuvering System, burning off enogh fuel to save weight so that Challenger could reach an orbit that was still safe, though at a lower altitude.