5 metres wide, has a payload bay roughly the size of a pickup truck.
What does PLB stand for?
PLB stands for Payload Bay
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We have 63 other meanings of PLB in our Acronym Attic
- Primrose Lake Air Weapons Range (Canada)
- Participate in the Lives of America's Youth (Nike)
- Pennsylvania League of Angling Youth (est. 1981)
- People of Leather Among You (Los Angeles, CA)
- Positive Leisure Activities for Youth (Canada)
- Project Literacy Among Youth
- Promoting Lifetime Activity for Youth (Arizona Department of Public Health)
- Parti Louvri Baryé (French: Open the Gate Party, Haiti)
- Passenger Loading Bridge (airport)
- Patrick Lew Band
- Personal Locator Beacon (see SARBE)
- Phospholamban (cardiac calcium regulation)
- Pipe Lay Barge
- Planning and Landing Bureau (Hong Kong)
- Planning and Lands Bureau (Hong Kong)
- Plattsburgh, NY, USA (Airport Code)
- Polabian (linguistics)
- Posterior Lateral Branch (cardiology)
- Power Line Broadband (FCC)
- Premier League Board (Ghana)
Samples in periodicals archive:
The system's unique multipurpose payload bay enables it to carry a wide variety of payloads in different shapes and sizes for quick "conversion" between various payload configurations.
According to a report in New Scientist, the aircraft is essentially a liquid-hydrogen fuel tank with a payload bay and very long wings.
Endeavour's vertical stabiliser, orbital manoeuvering system pods and payload bay are seen in this image photographed by an STS-123 crew member onboard the shuttle.
After catching Hubble with the shuttle's robot arm and securing it in Columbia's payload bay, the crew will take five space walks.
A pioneer in telemining who spearheaded Inco's high-tech underground mining processes recently offered a glimpse into the near future and the way innovations in advanced robotics may eventually wind up in the payload bay of future space missions.