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 test stand

Translation: banc d'essai

Definition: A test facility for studying the behaviour and characteristics of a spacecraft or various systems according to set criteria.

Other Definition: None

Synonym: None