WI

(redirected from Wallops Island)
Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
AcronymDefinition
WIWithin
WIWisconsin (US postal abbreviation)
WIWireless
WIWeb Intelligence
WIWriting Intensive
WIWomen's Institute
WIWeb Interface (computer science)
WIWestern Sahara
WIWork Items
WIWhat If?
WIWest Indies
WIWrought Iron
WIWeld(ing) Inspector
WIWirtschaftsinformatik (German)
WIWorking Interest
WIWhitehead Institute (Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Cambridge, MA)
WIWallops Island (Virginia)
WIWaste Incineration (EU)
WIWageningen International
WIWomen's Initiative (American University)
WIWhen Issued (stocks)
WIWhen Issued
WIWoodwork Institute (formerly Woodwork Institute of California)
WIWater Injection (oil industry)
WIWater Intrusion
WIWeight Indicator (various companies)
WIWinrock International
WIWipro Infotech
WIWeapons Inspector
WIWine Institute
WIWork Instruction
WIWater Index
WIWilliams International
WIWrite Image
WIWeyl Invariance (physics)
WIWaterloo Industries
WIWork Input (simple machines)
WIWarm Ischemia
WIWeekly Indemnity (refers to short term disability insurance)
WIWaveform Interpolation
WIWorkforce Informer (various organizations)
WIWeak Infeed
WIWing Intelligence
WIWave Injector
WIWarsaw Initiative
WIWeapon Initiator
WIWhurl Interactive (software)
WIWomen's Reserve Intelligence Duties (US Navy)
WIWarfighter's Internet
References in periodicals archive ?
Instead an inquiry has begun into how and why it blew up just six seconds after take-off at the Wallops Island site, Virginia, on Tuesday night.
The launch pad on Wallops Island appeared to have been spared major damage.
Ronda Miller, manager of the Ocean Deli in Wallops Island, Virginia, told Reuters she felt the force of the blast, about 5 miles (8 km) from the launch pad.
AN U the International Space Station exploded on take-off in the The Antares blew up seconds after launching but reports from the crash site in Wallops Island say there was no loss of life.
ANTARES TO LAUNCH PAD TIME LAPSE: Roll out of the Antares/Cygnus rocket from the Horizontal Integration Facility to the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport launch Pad-0A and then staged to vertical launch position at Wallops Flight Facility in Wallops Island, Va.
Liftoff from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport on Wallops Island was scheduled for 10:50 a.
com)-- A consortium of companies, federal agencies, and academia announced today the formation of a group to demonstrate spectrum sharing technologies and planned experiments at Wallops Island, on the Eastern Shore of Virginia to show 4G cellular systems co-existing with naval radar.
Full performance begins in April for Goddard; NASA's Wallops Flight Facility on Wallops Island, Va.
The Anomalous Transport Rocket Experiment (ATREX), launched from Wallops Island off the Virginia coast, released chemical tracers that appeared as luminous white clouds along the U.
A 7lb Rhesus monkey called Sam, fired 55 miles into space from Wallops Island, Virginia, yesterday, was recovered alive three hours later after a 13-minute flight.
Though many Sailors may never have heard of Wallops Island or the "Battle Group in the Sand," its impact on the fleet and the way we equip and fight our ships is enormous.