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 ignition system

Translation: allumeur

Definition: Pyrotechnic (rocket) or high-energy discharge device for starting combustion of solid or liquid fuel.

Other Definition: None

Synonym: igniter