SBSS

AcronymDefinition
SBSSSpace-Based Space Surveillance
SBSSStandard Base Supply System
SBSSScience-Based Stockpile Stewardship (US nuclear weapons' maintenance & certification)
SBSSSmall Business Source System
SBSSSouth Bristol Speleological Society (UK)
SBSSSmall Business Support Services
SBSSState Board of Social Services (Colorado)
SBSSSprott Business Students' Society (Canada)
SBSSStealth Bullet Shooting Society
SBSSShanghai Bureau of State Security
SBSSSoftware-Based Secondary System
SBSSSt Bernard State School (Gold Coast, Australia)
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The SBSS program originated from conceptual studies begun during the early 1970s, when it became obvious that the number of man-made objects in deep space would increase dramatically over the next twenty years.
The flagship of the SBSS program is the National Ignition Facility (NIF)-a megalaser the size of a football stadium that would create tiny nuclear blasts at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL).
This includes the SBSS, AFEMS, and equipment requirements systems (D039, ERS, and D200C).
Fred Doyle, vice president at Ball Aerospace's national defense business unit, said the SBSS spacecraft will allow the Air Force to keep track of its own assets as well as keep an eye on those of other nations.
After subtracting the costs for seven final reports--Advanced Deployable System (ADS), Defense Integrated Military Human Resources System (D1MHRS), Javelin, Mission Planning System (MPS), Ship Self Defense System (SSDS), Ohio Class SSGN Conversion, and T-45TS--and adding the costs for three new programs--Large Altitude Infrared Counter-measures (LAIRCM), Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP), and SBSS BIO (Space Based Space Surveillance Block 10)--from the December 2007 reporting period, the adjusted current estimate of program acquisition costs was $1,647,118.
SBSS brings persistent and all-weather coverage of GEO that simply cannot be matched by ground-based sensors such as radars and optical capability.
Air Force-managed reparable item demands recorded in the SBSS are reported to the Secondary Item Requirements System (D200A) and to RBL.
Launch of SBSS Block 10 System Supports Air Force's Ability to Track and Respond to Threats in Space --
Users will be able to access key information to understand and leverage the context around their FICO SBSS score
We must continue the unique capability of SBSS and build the follow-on program to sustain the capability.
Additionally, the AFGLSC should have preestablished SBSS accounts that allow replenishment requisitions almost immediately upon transfer to a previously nonoperational contingency base.