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Synonyms for payload

the front part of a guided missile or rocket or torpedo that carries the nuclear or explosive charge or the chemical or biological agents

goods carried by a large vehicle

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NASA anticipates the need for both small and mid-size lunar landers to enable a variety of science investigations and larger technology demonstration payloads that will meet science objectives and human exploration goals.
The Navy is adding significant capability to the latest Virginia-class boats by increasing the firepower and payload capacity of the Block V submarines.
By the end of the summer, NASA will determine which payloads will fly on each flight.
Caption: Payload Plus lightweight components can cut more than 500 lbs.
The Hosted Payload Alliance (HPA) is a nonprofit satellite industry association established to serve as a bridge between government and private industry, fostering open communication between potential users and providers of hosted payload capabilities.
2.2.2 Small UAVs challenging payload providers with stringent Size, Weight and Power (SWAP) requirements
David Hardy, assistant deputy undersecretary of the Air Force for space, said at the annual Hosted Payload Summit in Washington, D.C., that the issue has always been how to ensure sufficient capability to justify the lower cost point.
This report offers detailed analysis of the global UAV Payload market over the next ten years, and provides extensive market size forecasts by country and sub sector.
The RF Payload Center of Excellence will focus on developing reconfigurable payloads and advancing satellite systems that many already rely on, from high-def television broadcasts to GPS transmissions and secure government communications.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-July 8, 2015-Radio Frequency Payload Center of Excellence co-locates
The company's so-called "Slingatron" is using a spiral-shaped steel track that accelerates a payload with gyrating, hula hoop-like motions.
Thirty-three trucks with the ability to haul a payload of 48,500 pounds of carbon black per shipment have been added by the firm.
One of the most intriguing aspects is related to Gauss's encrypted payload. The encrypted payload is located in Gauss's USB data-stealing modules and is designed to surgically target a certain system (or systems) which have a specific program installed.