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Astronautics Vocabulary : Mobile Remote Servicer Base System

The Astronautics Vocabulary is a glossary of terms that pertain to the science and technology of spaceflight. This alphabetical list can be navigated by clicking on the letters A-Z displayed on this page.

Definition of Mobile Remote Servicer Base System (MBS)

base de l’unité mobile d’entretien télécommandée
Second element of the Mobile Servicing System, Canada's contribution to the International Space Station. The Mobile Base System provides a moveable work platform and storage facility for astronauts during spacewalks.
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Mobile Base System
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