To provide a current picture of space power in the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), in January 2009 the Joint Air Power Competence Centre published NATO Space Operations Assessment, which recommends 23 ways to improve NATO's integration of space into military operations.
What does SOPS stand for?
SOPS stands for Space Operations
This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
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We have 10 other meanings of SOPS in our Acronym Attic
- Sperm-Oocyte Penetration Rate
- Standing Operating Procedures Regulation
- System of Patient Related Activities
- Système Océanique de Prévision Régionale en Atlantique Nord-Est (French)
- Self-Organizing Packet Radio Ad-Hoc Networks with Overlay
- Somaliland Policy and Reconstruction Institute (Los Angeles, CA)
- Sociedad Productora de Leche (Chilean milk organization)
- Satellite Operations Squadron (USAF)
- School of Photography Singapore
- Singapore Offshore Petroleum Services (Singapore)
- Special Operations Power Sources
- Stochastic Optimization in Policy Space
- Structured Organic Particulate Systems
- Space Operations School
- School of Public Sector Policy and Management (Mauritius)
- Satellite Operations Simulation System (US DoD)
- Self-Ordered Pointing Task (aging)
- Serum Glutamic Oxaloacetic Transaminase
- Special Orientation of Primary Teachers (India)
- Secretaría de Obras Públicas, Transporte y Vivienda (Spanish: Ministry of Public Works, Transportation and Dwellings Honduras)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Air Force Reserve Command recently expanded the critical role Reservists play in space operations with the establishment of its first space wing at Schriever Air Force Base, Colo.
They wouldn't have worked back to the special ops phase in the air and space operations center.
The consortium overseeing the studies is composed of the CSTA, the counties of San Bernardino and Kern, the cities of Lancaster and Palmdale, and the Western Commercial Space Center, a Central California organization that promotes private investment in space operations.
Recent decisions indicate that DOD leaders regard space operations as inextricably linked to information operations.
Together they kept Spacelab running 24 hours a day, managed by the West German space agency not through NASA in Houston but through the German Space Operations Center (where 140 scientists also provide support) in Oberpfaffenhofen near Munich.
Chun, based out of ASRC Federal's Colorado Springs office, will lead the company's expansion efforts in the defense and intelligence space operations market.
It is unfortunate that so few people outside the world of space operations truly appreciate the difficulty of sustaining satellites on-orbit today--not to mention the magnitude of the challenges of satellite C2 ("Sat C2" in the space-operations vernacular) in its earliest days.