The targets include the struts connecting the solid rocket booster and external fuel tank, core panels representing the thermal protection system materials and cover material for the range safety system antennas that would be used to abort a mission if the shuttle was damaged.
What does RSS stand for?
RSS stands for Range Safety System (US NASA)
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We have 524 other meanings of RSS in our Acronym Attic
- Radio Service Software
- Radio Standards Specifications (Canada)
- Radio Sub System
- Radiodetermination Satellite System
- Rail Security Service
- Rail Surveillance Service (railroads)
- Railway Signalling System
- Randolph Southern School (Shellman, GA)
- Range & Synchronization Subsystem
- Range Safety Simulation
Samples in periodicals archive:
The Range Safety System (RSS) for the Alaska Aerospace Development Corporation (AADC) Kodiak Launch Complex tracks launch vehicle data, and provides ground controllers with the ability to terminate the flight should problems arise.
In conjunction with our customers and partners that will play vital roles during actual launch operations, we are taking a very methodical and comprehensive approach to ensuring that all aspects of the launch vehicle preparations, ground operations and range safety systems are meticulously planned, rehearsed and reviewed.