5 million, with the final value to be determined, to supply the US Air Force with an unspecified quantity of F-15 vertical stabilizers through March 2019.
What does VS stand for?
VS stands for Vertical Stabilizer
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We have 54 other meanings of VS in our Acronym Attic
- Venture Scout
- Verenigde Staten (Dutch: United States)
- Verification Specification
- VeriSign, Inc.
- Vertebral Subluxation
- Vertical Scale
- Vertical Slope
- Vertical Speed
Samples in periodicals archive:
The pioneering shuttle had surface abrasions and lost a chunk of its vertical stabilizer fin in the storm.
Boeing said that the vertical stabilizer on this 787-9 reflects the new Boeing Commercial Airplanes livery, a refreshed look for the Boeing family of airplanes that started with the 747-8 and evolved with the 737 MAX.
5/11/2011 E-2C+ Tow tractor impacted outboard starboard vertical stabilizer on the flight line.
He conveyed the concern that any ice formation on the rotodome could break off during the takeoff roll or while in flight, severely damaging the aircraft's vertical stabilizer, rudder, or flight controls making the aircraft uncontrollable.
Artificial ice shapes have been affixed to the leading edges of the wings and horizontal and vertical stabilizer of the fifth 787 to complete another group of tests required for certification.
The aircraft is equipped with two "dogleg" HF antennas that connect to the aircraft at the top of the vertical stabilizer, the outer edge of the horizontal stabilizer, and the empennage.
Meanwhile, recovery of the plane's vertical stabilizer could help narrow the search for voice and data recorders, which are usually carried in the tail section of an aircraft.