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 Earth observation satellite (EOS)

Translation: satellite d'observation de la Terre

Definition: Satellite used for observing the Earth’s geophysical and geographic characteristics.

Other Definition: None

Synonym: None