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 Cold Plasma Analyzer (CPA)

Translation: analyseur de plasma froid

Definition: Instrument developed to make quantitative observations of ionospheric ion and electron distributions.

Other Definition: None

Synonym: None