TSS-1R

AcronymDefinition
TSS-1RTethered Satellite System Reflight Mission
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On February 25th, as astronauts aboard the Space Shuttle Columbia were deploying the 675-kilogram Tethered Satellite System (TSS-1R) spacecraft, the slender wire-and-plastic tether suddenly broke after nearly all its 22-kilometer length had been reeled out.