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 spaceflight

Translation: vol spatial

Definition: Travel beyond the Earth’s sensible atmosphere; spaceflight may be an orbital flight about the Earth or it may be a more extended flight beyond the Earth into space.

Other Definition: None

Synonym: None