XIPS

(redirected from Xenon Ion Propulsion System)
AcronymDefinition
XIPSXenon Ion Propulsion System (spacecraft)
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The Boeing 702HP carries the xenon ion propulsion system (XIPS) for all on-orbit maneuvering.
Also, the spacecraft will carry a xenon ion propulsion system (XIPS) for all on-orbit manoeuvring and a chemical bi-propellant system for initial orbit raising.
The spacecraft would carry a xenon ion propulsion system (XIPS) for all on-orbit maneuvering and a chemical bi-propellant system for initial orbit raising.