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 Johnson Space Center (JSC)

Translation: Centre spatial Johnson

Definition: Main NASA centre for the design, development and testing of manned spacecraft and associated systems; selection and training of astronauts; planning and control of manned missions; participation in scientific, technical and medical experiments during spaceflights.

Other Definition: None

Synonym: None