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 Extravehicular Mobility Unit (EMU)

Translation: scaphandre spatial

Definition: An airtight suit worn by astronauts to allow them to withstand the hostile environmental conditions of extravehicular activity.

Other Definition: None

Synonym: None