Ground Control NASA has two crawler transporters, which carry the space shuttle assembly (the shuttle, two solid rocket boosters and the external fuel tank) and the mobile launch platform to one of two launch pads at KSC at a pace of 1 mph (1.
What does S/S stand for?
S/S stands for Space Shuttle (more commonly seen as SS)
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- Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
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We have 293 other meanings of S/S in our Acronym Attic
- Sample(s) per Second (also seen as SPS)
- Seam to Seam
- Shelter Set
- Short-Sleeved (clothing)
- Signs and Symptoms
- Signs or Symptoms (medical charting)
- Sole Source
- Souvenir Sheet (stamp collecting)
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GAO-05-230 March 9, 2005 The President's vision for space exploration (Vision) directs the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to retire the space shuttle following completion of the International Space Station, planned for the end of the decade.
Work by crew members on Skylab, launched in 1973, and on space shuttle flights beginning in 1981 suggested commercial applications of microgravity and the superior vacuums attainable in space.