After this Atlantis mission, NASA is scrapping its focus on the International Space Station and in the low earth orbit area.
What does OA stand for?
OA stands for Orbit Area
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We have 57 other meanings of OA in our Acronym Attic
- Operations Astronomer
- Operator Assistant
- Opportunity Analysis
- Opportunity Assessment
- Optic Axis
- Optical Amplifier
- Optical Augmentation
- Oral Administration (medicine and educational testing)
- Orange Anime (Florida japanese culture and media club)
- Orbital Analyst
- Orbital/Orbiter Assembly
- Orbiter Ancillary
- Orchestra Atlanta (Atlanta, GA)
- Order Administration
- Order of Architects (Portugal)
- Order of Australia
- Order of Avalon (gaming)
- Order of the Arrow (National Honor Society of the Boy Scouts of America)
- Ordered Aggregate (Differentiated Services Protocol)
Samples in periodicals archive:
After 2 hours of manual flying due to a malfunctioning autopilot and en route to an exercise reconnaissance orbit area at Flight Level 280, Capt Perrow and his cockpit crew noticed the number 2 engine "COMP HOT" light illuminate, indicating that one of the fire detector loops in the engine was being exposed to abnormally hot temperatures.