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 drop tower

Translation:
tour d'impesanteur
Definition:
A tall tower with an inner shaft for conducting experiments in conditions of weightlessness.
Other Definition:
None
Synonym:
free-fall tower
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