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NASDA

(naz-dă) Abbrev. for National Space Development Agency. The larger of Japan's two space agencies, established in 1969 and modeled on NASA. It is responsible for all space developments, especially for developing the technology to exploit space. Its launch site is on Tanegashima, a subtropical island (30°N), its launch vehicles including the H–I and its more powerful successor, the H–II . See also ISAS.
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6.30pm: Dinner is calling, so I make my way home, but I've a meeting in Stafford tomorrow with NASDA.
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NASDA is a forum for professional advisers to UK dentists to share knowledge and develop best practice.
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By the time Allen Johnson had been bundled into a Washington-bound jet to address NASDA on February 21, the group's Marketing and International Trade Committee had unanimously (with two abstentions) adopted a resolution opposing CAFTA.
What's hot: NASDA President and Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Gene Hugoson and Missouri Agriculture Director Peter Hofherr will be discussing agriculture not only at the state level but at the national level as well.
The National Space Development Agency of Japan (NASDA) has opened the Space Component Engineering Centre, which is available internationally and expected to be widely utilized.
The development by Sharp, the National Space Development Agency of Japan (NASDA) and Toyota Technological Institute will be announced during Wednesday's and Thursday's sessions of the Third World Conference of Photovolitaic Energy Conference now under way in Osaka.
The main part of the Japanese experiment module Kibo (Hope), to be used at the International Space Station, will be shipped to the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on May 2 from Yokohama, the National Space Development Agency of Japan (NASDA) said Wednesday.
Engineers from the National Space Development Agency of Japan (NASDA) and the National Aeronautical Laboratory (NAL) tested the landing capability of the unmanned jet-powered vehicle, raising the flight altitude and the landing descent angle in each of test flights first held on Oct.
The development project is being undertaken jointly by Nissin and the National Space Development Agency of Japan (NASDA) to devise a way to prevent noodles from flying apart in zero gravity and to preserve their taste.