As part of the Terminal Countdown Demonstration Test (TCDT), the astronauts are driven to Kennedy's Launch Pad 39A and then are strapped into space shuttle Atlantis to practice the steps that will be taken on the launch day a couple of weeks from now.
What does TCDT stand for?
TCDT stands for Terminal Countdown Demonstration Test (NASA)
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We have 7 other meanings of TCDT in our Acronym Attic
- Texas County and District Retirement System
- Telemetry Channel Decoding System
- Texas Center for Disability Studies (University of Texas at Austin)
- Tourism and Community Development Solutions
- Travaux Conception Duplication Service (France)
- Trellis-Coded Direct Sequence
- Tri-County Dental Society
- Type Certificate Data Sheet (FAA)
- Toronto Catholic District School Board (Ontario, Canada)
- Type-Certificate Data Sheet for Noise (European Aviation Safety Agency)
- Texture Coated Double-Thin Head
- Tissular Compression and Dyeing Technique
- Traditional Chemical Dependency Treatment
- Tomato Chlorotic Dwarf Viroid
- Target Continuum Distorted-Wave
- Telecommunication Cable Detection Worker
- Target Continuum Distorted-Wave 1st-Order
- Tactical Control Development Working Group
- Tactical Command and Control Element
- Tangible Common Equity (Financial Ratio)
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Reporters are invited to cover a launch dress rehearsal, known as the Terminal Countdown Demonstration Test (TCDT), scheduled at Kennedy from June 20 to 23.
Reporters are invited to cover a launch dress rehearsal, known as the Terminal Countdown Demonstration Test (TCDT), scheduled at Kennedy from March 29 to April 1.