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What does SOPS stand for?

SOPS stands for Space Operations

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  • Military and Government

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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.
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.
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.
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.