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 Canada Centre for Remote Sensing (CCRS)

Translation: Centre canadien de télédétection (CCT)

Definition: The Canada Centre for Remote Sensing, Natural Resources Canada, is responsible for: receiving, processing, and archiving Earth observation data; coordinating a national research programme, which develops and applies remote sensing technology to sustainable development and environmental protection; developing geospatial information applications; and providing electronic access to spatial databases.

Other Definition: None

Synonym: None