While a substantial scope of ship's equipment and aviation trials were completed during this period, the main propulsion plant trials to full power could not be completed due to defects encountered on boiler section.
What does MP stand for?
MP stands for Main Propulsion
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We have 204 other meanings of MP in our Acronym Attic
- Macross Plus (anime movie)
- Madhubani Painting (artwork; India)
- Madhya Pradesh (state in India)
- Magic Points (gaming)
- Magnetic Pressure
- Magnified Plaid (band)
- Mail Protocol
- Main Process
- Main Processor
- Main Program
Samples in periodicals archive:
The main propulsion systems is offered by Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne to the United Launch Alliance Atlas and Delta launch vehicles.
NASA explains: "The three flow control valves, one for each space shuttle main engine, channel gaseous hydrogen from the engines through the main propulsion system and back to the external fuel tank.
However, the Volt will use the battery pack and electric motors for its main propulsion and only use a small engine to provide charge.
You see, when I commanded a guided missile destroyer during my years in the Navy, my main propulsion assistant was a SEAL.