2 traveling from the Vehicle Assembly Building to Launch Pad 39A at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
What does VAB stand for?
VAB stands for Vehicle Assembly Building (NASA)
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We have 51 other meanings of VAB in our Acronym Attic
- Value Added Base
- Value Added Benefit
- Value Added Business
- Value Adjustment Board (Florida)
- Value Adjustment Boards
- Value Aging Buffer
- Vård av Barn (Sweden: Care of Children)
- Variable Action Button
- Vehicle Acceptance Body (UK Railway)
- Vehicle Arresting Barrier
- Véhicule de l'Avant Blindé (French: armored front line vehicle)
- Vertical Assembly Building (NASA, now Vehicle Assembly Building)
- Veterans' Advisory Board (various locations)
- Vigilanza Antincendi Boschivi (Italian: Forest Fire Watch)
- Villamor Air Base (Pasay City, Philippines)
- Virginia Association of Broadcasters
- Virginia Beach (Virginia, USA)
- Virtual Address Buffer
- Virtual Advisory Board (various organizations)
- Visual Arts Board (various locations)
Samples in periodicals archive:
The idea behind the new landing system, which was tested in the 550 foot fall Vehicle Assembly Building at NASA's Kennedy Space Center, is to replace parachutes with spinning blades in order to enable soft and controlled landings on land instead of the ocean.
USA Space shuttle Atlantis makes its way from the Orbiter Processing Facility to the Vehicle Assembly Building to prepare for its final launch at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral CHINA Farmers clear out burst watermelons from their rented greenhouse in Danyang city in Jiangsu province.
But the only way to inspect the brackets on the back side of the tank is to move the shuttle from the launch pad back into the Vehicle Assembly Building.
The Ares I-X rocket left the vehicle assembly building standing on a crawler-transporter at the Kennedy Space Center.