Astronautics Vocabulary

The Astronautics Vocabulary is a glossary of terms that pertain to the science and technology of spaceflight. This alphabetical list can be navigated by clicking on the letters A-Z displayed on this page.

Definition of space mission

Translation:
mission spatiale
Definition:
A journey by a vehicle, manned or unmanned, beyond the Earth’s’ atmosphere, usually for the purpose of collecting scientific data.
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