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    NEEDS

    NASA End-To-End Data System

    In English

    NEHA

    New England Historical Association

    In English

    NEIC
    National Earthquake Information Center

    The abbreviation NEIC (National Earthquake Information Center) includes the abbreviation IC (Information Center).

    In English

    NEJM

    New England Journal of Medicine

    In English

    NELA

    New England Leather Alliance (https://nelaonline.org/)

    In English

    NELSAP

    New England Lost Ski Area Project (https://www.nelsap.org/)

    In English

    NEMS

    NASA Equipment Management System

    In English

    NEPA

    National Environmental Policy Act

    In English

    NET

    NASA Employee Team

    In English

    NEVA

    New England Vexillological Association

    In English

    NEVS

    NASA Equipment Visibility System

    In English

    NFPA

    National Fire Prevention Association (www.nfpa.org)

    In English

    NFS

    NASA FAR Supplement

    In English

    NGT

    NASA Ground Terminal

    In English

    NH

    New Hampshire

    In English

    NHAAO

    New Hampshire Association of Assessing Officials (www.nhaao.org)

    In English

    NHABA

    New Hampshire Antiquarian Booksellers Association (https://nhaba.info/)

    In English

    NHB

    NASA Handbook

    In English

    NHC

    National Hurricane Center (https://www.nhc.noaa.gov/)

    In English

    NHTSA

    National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (https://www.nhtsa.gov/)

    In English

    NIOSH

    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

    In English

    NITA

    Nevada Interpreters and Translators Association (https://www.nitaonline.org/)

    In English

    NMI

    NASA Management Instruction

    In English

    NMVMA

    New Mexico Veterinary Medical Association (https://www.nmvma.org/)

    In English

    NMWF

    New Mexico Women's Foundation

    In English

    NORC

    National Opinion Research Center (www.norc.org)

    In English

    NPC

    NASA Procurement Circular

    In English

    NPC

    NASA Publication Control

    In English

    NPD

    NASA Policy Directive

    In English

    NPN

    NASA Part Number

    In English

    NPS

    NASA Planning Studies

    In English

    NRA

    National Rifle Association

    In English

    NRAAO

    Northeastern Regional Association of Assessing Officers (https://www.nraao.org/)

    In English

    NRALT
    NASA Radar Altimeter

    The abbreviation NRALT (NASA Radar Altimeter) includes the abbreviation RALT (Radar Altimeter).

    In English

    NRI

    National Radio Institute-McGraw Hill Continuing Education Center

    In English

    NSACOR

    National Security Agency Central Office of Record

    In English

    NSC

    NASA Standard Computer

    In English

    NSD

    NASA Standard Detonator

    In English

    NSI

    NASA Science Internet

    In English

    NSI

    NASA Standard Initiator

    In English

    NSIPP

    NASA Seasonal-to-Interannual Prediction Project

    In English

    NSLD

    NASA Shuttle Logistics Depot

    In English

    NSO

    NASA Support Operation

    In English

    NSP

    NASA Support Plan

    In English

    NSTI

    NASA Simulation Traffic Interface

    In English

    NSTL

    National Strategic Target List

    In English

    NTA

    National Taxidermists Association (https://www.nationaltaxidermists.com/)

    In English

    NTA

    National Technical Association

    In English

    NTA

    National Tax Association (https://ntanet.org/)

    In English

    NTD

    NASA Test Director

    In English

    NTF
    National Test Facility

    The abbreviation NTF (National Test Facility) is included in the abbreviation INTF (Interim National Test Facility), and it includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

    In English

    NTSO

    NASA Test Support Office

    In English

    NV

    NASA Altimeter Verification

    In English

    NVAFB
    North Vandenberg Air Force Base

    The abbreviation NVAFB (North Vandenberg Air Force Base) includes the abbreviation VAFB (Vandenberg Air Force Base).

    In English

    NVCC

    Northern Virginia Community College

    In English

    NVR

    NASA Waiver

    In English

    NYASA

    New York Academy Sciences Annals

    In English

    NYCAS

    New York Conference on Asian Studies

    In English

    NYCCS

    New York Center for Computational Science

    In English

    NYPA

    New York Power Authority

    In English

    NYPERL
    New York State Public Employees and Retirees Long Term Care Insurance

    = FESNCE | Federazione Europea della Società Nazionali di Chirurgia Estetica | In Italian
    = FESNCE | Fédération Européenne des Sociétés Nationales de Chirurgie Esthétique | In French

    In English

    NYSAFLT

    New York State Association of Foreign Language Teachers (www.nysaflt.org)

    In English

    NYSCEDII

    New York State Center for Engineering Design and Industrial Innovations (www.nyscedii.buffalo.edu)

    In English

    NYSE

    New York Stock Exchange (https://www.nyse.com/)

    In English

    NYU

    New York University (https://www.nyu.edu/)

    In English

    NuSTAR

    Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array

    In English

    OAH

    Organization of American Historians (www.oah.org)

    In English

    OAIS

    Ohio Association of Independent Schools (www.oais.org)

    In English

    OCALC

    Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center

    In English

    OCONUS

    Outside Continental United States

    In English

      OCTW

      Optical Communications Through the shuttle Window

      In English

      OFCC
      Office of Federal Contract Compliance

      The abbreviation OFCC (Office of Federal Contract Compliance) is included in the abbreviation OFCCP (Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs).

      In English

      OFCCP
      Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp)

      The abbreviation OFCCP (Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs) includes the abbreviation OFCC (Office of Federal Contract Compliance).

      In English

      OHSU

      Oregon Health and Science University (www.ohsu.edu)

      In English

      OICA

      Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy

      In English

      OOS

      Orbit-to-Orbit Shuttle

      In English

      OSA

      Oklahoma Sociological Association

      In English

      OSAJ

      Optical Society of America Journal

      In English

      OSAJI

      Optical Society of America Journal - Optics and Image Science

      In English

      OSC

      Orbital Sciences Corporation

      In English

      OSD

      Office of the Secretary of Defense

      In English

      OSERA

      Ohio Scientific Education & Research Association (www.osera.org)

      In English

      OSHA

      Occupational Safety and Health Administration (https://www.osha.gov/)

      In English

      OSHA

      Occupational Safety and Health Act

      In English

      OSTF
      Off-Site Test Facility

      The abbreviation OSTF (Off-Site Test Facility) includes the abbreviation TF (Test Facility).

      In English

      OTEA

      United States Army Operational Test and Evaluation Agency

      In English

      OklRe

      University of Oklahoma Observatory Reprints

      In English

      PAAF

      Property Appraisers Association of Florida (www.paaf.net)

      In English

      PAAS

      Publications of the American Astronomical Society

      In English

      PACPhA

      Proceedings of the American Catholic Philosophical Association

      In English

      PAF
      Pinellas Animal Foundation (http://pinellasanimalfoundation.org/)

      The Pinellas Animal Foundation is a a non-profit veterinary and community partnership dedicated to improved animal care, owner responsibility and increased awareness of the value of the human/animal bond. Its main programs are the Pet Loss Support Group and The Pet Professor educational outreach to teach elementary children in the Pinellas County School system about responsible pet care, safety and ownership.

      In English

      PAFB

      Patrick Air Force Base (www.patrick.af.mil)

      In English

      PAHA

      Polish American Historical Association

      In English

      PAMS

      Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society

      In English

      PAPhS

      Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society

      In English

      PAUTx

      University of Texas Publications in Astronomy

      In English

      PCCA

      Professional Compounding Centers of America (www.pccarx.com)

      In English

      PDAA

      Publications of the Department of Astronomy, Austin, Texas

      In English

      PFA

      Palmdale Final Assembly

      In English

      PGA

      Producer's Guild of America (www.producersguild.org)

      In English

      PGCC

      Prince George's Community College

      In English

      PHMSA

      Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (https://www.phmsa.dot.gov/)

      In English

      PIB

      Pyrotechnic Installation Building

      In English

      PICW

      The President’s Interagency Council on Women

      In English

      PKirO

      Publications of the Kirkwood Observatory of Indiana University

      In English

      POMin

      Publications of the Astronomical Observatory University of Minnesota

      In English

      POTUS

      President Of The United States

      In English

      PRB

      Parachute Refurbishment Building

      In English

      PSAC

      Presidential Scientific Advisory Committee

      In English

      PSU

      Pennsylvania State University (www.psu.edu)

      In English

      PVMA

      Pre-Veterinary Medical Association

      In English

      PhASp

      Physics and Astrophysics from Spacelab

      In English

      PhyNY

      Physics New York

      In English

      RBS

      Radar Bomb Scoring

      In English

      RCA

      Radio Corporation of America

      In English

      RCCB
      Rockwell Configuration Control Board

      The abbreviation RCCB (Rockwell Configuration Control Board) includes abbreviations CB (Control Board) and CCB (Configuration Control Board).

      In English

      RCN

      Rockwell Communication Network

      In English

      RCRA

      Resource Conservation and Recovery Act

      In English

      REDAC

      Rockwell Electronic Design Analysis Code

      In English

      REDB
      Rockwell Engineering Data Base

      The abbreviation REDB (Rockwell Engineering Data Base) includes the abbreviation DB (Data Base).

      In English

      RGC

      Roanoke Gas Company (https://www.roanokegas.com/)

      In English

      RIA

      Research Institute on Addictions (www.ria.buffalo.edu)

      In English

      RIAA

      Recording Industry Association of America (www.riaa.com)

      In English

      RIAAO

      Rhode Island Association of Assessing Officers (https://riaao.org/)

      In English

      RIADB
      Rockwell Integrity Assurance Data Base

      The abbreviation RIADB (Rockwell Integrity Assurance Data Base) includes the abbreviation DB (Data Base).

      In English

      RICA

      Rockwell Interdivisional Contract Agreement

      In English

      RIDS

      Rockwell Integrated Defense Simulator

      In English

      RIJS
      Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies (https://rijs.fas.harvard.edu/)

      The Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies (RIJS) is a center supporting research activities concerning Japan and Japanese Studies. Its mission is to advance teaching and research on Japan, to stimulate scholarly and public interest about Japan and U.S.-Japan relations, and to strengthen ties between Harvard University and Japan and between Japan and the United States.

      In English

      RIMSS

      Rockwell International Modular Satellite System

      In English

      RISA

      Religion in South Asia

      In English

      RISC

      Rockwell Integration Support Contract

      In English

      RISEC

      Rockwell International Shuttle Equipment Cradle

      In English

      RMABA

      Rocky Mountain Antiquarian Booksellers Association (www.rmaba.org)

      In English

      ROSES

      Rockwell Operational Software Engineering System

      In English

      ROST

      Rockwell Operational System for Trades

      In English

      RPCI

      Roswell Park Cancer Institute (https://www.roswellpark.org/)

      In English

      RSA

      Renaissance Society of America (www.rsa.org)

      In English

      RSDB
      Rockwell Supplier Data Base

      The abbreviation RSDB (Rockwell Supplier Data Base) includes the abbreviation DB (Data Base).

      In English

      RSEAM

      Rockwell System Engineering Analysis Model

      In English

      RSOC

      Rockwell Space Operations Company

      In English

      RSSPO
      Resident Space Shuttle Project Office

      The abbreviation RSSPO (Resident Space Shuttle Project Office) includes the abbreviation PO (Project Office).

      In English

      RTAMS

      Representation Theory of the American Mathematical Society

      In English

      RTAW

      Rockwell Tandem Arc Weld

      In English

      RXTE

      Rossi X-Ray Timing Explorer

      In English

      SAB

      Satellite Assembly Building

      In English

      SAB

      Shuttle Assembly Building

      In English

      SAB

      Spacecraft Assembly Building

      In English

      SAB

      Storage and Assembly Building

      In English

      SAFSP

      Secretary of the Air Force Special Projects

      In English

      SAH

      Society of American Historians

      In English

      SAHS

      Swiss American Historical Society

      In English

      SAIL

      Shuttle Avionics Integration Laboratory

      In English

      SAL

      Shuttle Avionics Laboratory

      In English

      SAL

      Supersonic Aerophysics Laboratory

      In English

      SAM

      Shuttle Activation Monitor

      In English

      SAM

      Shuttle Attachment Manipulator

      In English

      SAMS

      Shuttle Attached Manipulator System

      In English

      SAMTEC

      Space And Missile Test Center

      In English

      SAOCo

      Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory - Contributions to Astrophysics

      In English

      SAREX

      Shuttle Amateur Radio Experiment

      In English

      SARP

      Shuttle Astronaut Recruitment Program

      In English

      SASCB
      Shuttle Avionics Software Control Board

      The abbreviation SASCB (Shuttle Avionics Software Control Board) includes the abbreviation CB (Control Board).

      In English

      SASR
      Shuttle Avionics Status Review

      The abbreviation SASR (Shuttle Avionics Status Review) includes the abbreviation SR (Status Review).

      In English

      SASR

      Shuttle Avionics System Review

      In English

      SATAF
      Shuttle Activation Task Force

      The abbreviation SATAF (Shuttle Activation Task Force) includes the abbreviation TF (Task Force).

      In English

      SATO

      Shuttle Attached TeleOperator

      In English

      SATS

      Shuttle Avionics Test Set

      In English

      SATS

      Shuttle Avionics Test Station

      In English

      SAVMA

      Student American Veterinary Medical Association

      In English

      SCA

      Shuttle Carrier Aircraft

      In English

      SCA

      Service Contract Act

      In English

      SCAAO

      South Carolina Association of Assessing Officers

      In English

      SCATS

      Southern California Amateur Transmitting Society

      In English

      SCCLA

      Santa Clara County Leather Association

      In English

      SCF

      Sunnyvale Control Facility

      In English

      SCHS

      Supreme Court Historical Society

      In English

      SCIRA

      Southern California Intermountain Repeater Association

      In English

      SCRC

      Southern California REACT Council

      In English

      SCRPC

      Southern California Regional Purchasing Council

      In English

      SCRRBA

      Southern California Repeater and Remote Base Association

      In English

      SCU

      Shuttle Configuration Unit

      In English

      SCoA

      Smithsonian Contributions to Astrophysics

      In English

      SD/AFSC

      Space Division/Air Force Systems Command

      In English

      SDAAO

      South Dakota Association of Assessing Officers (https://www.sdaao.org/)

      In English

      SDC

      System Development Corporation

      In English

      SDF

      Shuttle Development Facility

      In English

      SDLV
      Shuttle-Derived Launch Vehicle

      The abbreviation SDLV (Shuttle-Derived Launch Vehicle) includes the abbreviation LV (Launch Vehicle).

      In English

      SDM

      Shuttle Data Management

      In English

      SDP
      Shuttle Data Processor

      The abbreviation SDP (Shuttle Data Processor) includes the abbreviation DP (Data Processor).

      In English

      SDPC
      Shuttle Data Processing Complex

      The abbreviation SDPC (Shuttle Data Processing Complex) includes the abbreviation DP (Data Processing).

      In English

      SDPLV
      Shuttle-Derived-Propellant Launch Vehicle

      The abbreviation SDPLV (Shuttle-Derived-Propellant Launch Vehicle) includes the abbreviation LV (Launch Vehicle).

      In English

      SDR
      Spacelab Disposition Record

      The abbreviation SDR (Spacelab Disposition Record) includes the abbreviation DR (Disposition Record).

      In English

      SDS

      Shuttle Dynamic Simulation

      In English

      SDS

      Shuttle Dynamic Simulator

      In English

      SDT
      Shuttle Data Tape

      The abbreviation SDT (Shuttle Data Tape) is included in the abbreviation MSDT (Multiple Shuttle Data Tape), and it includes the abbreviation DT (Data Tape).

      In English

      SDV

      Shuttle-Derived Vehicle

      In English

      SEAS

      School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

      In English

      SEB

      Support Equipment Building

      In English

      SEIS

      Shuttle Experiments Integration Support

      In English

      SEIS

      Spacelab Experiments Integration Support

      In English

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