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Personal Track Safety Certificate

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Pass The Soup

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Post Telephone Switch

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Pseudo Tty Slaves

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Promote The Service

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Passenger Transport Solutions

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Phenomenally Tall Socks

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Private Trading System

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Perfect Time Span

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Parallel Technical Sessions

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Premature Typing Syndrome

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Page Table Shadowing

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Parent Technology Support

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Parent Technology Support

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Palm Tree Surfer

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Promoting The Stereotype

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Pack The Sanctuary

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Pre Teen Sensastion

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Post Trading System

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The Pentecostal Theological Seminary

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Peredovve Tekhnologii Sukhogo

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The Professional Technicians Society

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Phuture Tech Software

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ATKINSON Municipal Airport, Pittsburg, Kansas

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Post Tax Syndrome

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What does PTS mean?

PTS
The PTS is a Soviet tracked amphibious transport. PTS stands for Plavayushchij Transportyer - Sryednyj or medium amphibious transport vehicle. Its industrial index was Ob'yekt 65. Introduced in 1965, it is large, with a substantial payload of 10 tons, two to four times the capacity of the BAV 485, and better cross-country performance, at the cost of greater somewhat higher purchase costs because its tracked. The most common model is the improved PTS-M that is powered by a 350 hp diesel engine. It resembles its antecedents, the BAV 485 and ultimately DUKW, having a boxy, open watertight hull, with six road wheels per side, front drive sprocket, rear idler sprocket, and no return rollers. Like the BAV 485, and unlike the DUKW, it has a rear loading ramp. The crew is seated at the front, leaving the rear of the vehicle open for a vehicle, which can be driven in, rather than lifted over the side. To aid in facilitating this, the engine is under the floor. Propulsion in water is by means of twin propellers, in tunnels to protect them from damage during land operations. The PTS-M was adopted by the Soviet Army and Warsaw Pact forces, and has been supplied to Egypt, the former Yugoslavia, Iraq, Uruguay and other nations.

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