HICO is mounted to the station's Japanese Experiment Module Exposed Facility.
What does EF stand for?
EF stands for Exposed Facility
This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
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We have 36 other meanings of EF in our Acronym Attic
- Equipment Failure (Wandel Goltermann)
- Equivalent Focal Length
- Eris Free (Internet Relay Chat network)
- Escuela de la Fe (Spanish)
- Europæiske Fællesskab (Danish: European Community)
- Excitation Frequency
- Exhaust Fan
- Expedited Forwarding
- Experience Factory
- Experimental Forest (USDA)
Samples in periodicals archive:
9-tonne unit known as the Japanese Exposed Facility (JEF), will serve "as a type of porch for experiments that require direct exposure to space," NASA said.
The extant hardware, built jointly by NRL and The Aerospace Corporation, was adapted for operation on the Japanese Experiment Module Exposed Facility (JEM-EF) aboard the International Space Station (ISS).