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 swath width

Translation: largeur de fauchée

Definition: The total width of the area on the ground covered by a given sensor on an aircraft or spacecraft.

Other Definition: None

Synonym: None