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 teleoperation

Translation: télémanipulation

Definition: The remote operation of a device. In the field of telerobotics, robotics and teleoperations are merged to produce a remotely operated robot. Direct and continuous human control of a teleoperator.

Other Definition: None

Synonym: None