The ASD-STE100 (Simplified Technical English Standard): What this means for translation?

Simplified Technical English (ASD-STE100) is an international standard which oversees the writing style used in technical documentation. The aim to create a controlled language that enables English speakers to easily understand technical texts. ASD-STE100 had initially been developed in the 1980s for industries within aerospace and defense to understand technical texts printed in English. However,…