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What does STS stand for?

STS stands for Space Transportation System

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Major tasks listed in the white paper for the next five years include a space transportation system, Earth satellites, human spaceflights and deep-space exploration.
Support consists of launch and early orbit operations for the Inertial Upper Stage/Defense Support Program; data flow operations for National Aeronautics and Space Administration satellite programs, the Space Transportation System, boosters and other Air Force Satellite Control Network eternal users; operations support to include satellite support planning, scheduling and reporting, attitude and orbital analysis, and data processing; level software and level 1 database maintenance for AFSCN common user and mission unique equipment; simulation and scenario generation for mainframe systems (i.
The Initiative is NASA'S technology development program for designing a complete space transportation system with increased safety and reliability at a lower cost.
NASDA also proposes delaying its other projects such as test flights of an H-2 orbiting plane, an unmanned experimental vehicle to establish technology for reusable space transportation systems, following the H-2 rocket failure, the officials said.