aerospace


Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

aer·o·space

 (âr′ō-spās′)
adj.
1. Of or relating to Earth's atmosphere and the space beyond.
2. Of or relating to the science or technology of flight.

aer′o·space′ n.

aerospace

(ˈɛərəˌspeɪs)
n
1. (Physical Geography) the atmosphere and space beyond
2. (Aeronautics) (modifier) of or relating to rockets, missiles, space vehicles, etc, that fly or operate in aerospace: the aerospace industry.

aer•o•space

(ˈɛər oʊˌspeɪs)

n.
1. the atmosphere and the space beyond considered as a whole.
2. the industry concerned with the design and manufacture of the aircraft, missiles, spacecraft, etc., that operate in aerospace.
adj.
3. of or pertaining to aerospace or the aerospace industry.
[1955–60]

aer·o·space

(âr′ō-spās′)
1. Relating to the Earth's atmosphere and the space beyond.
2. Relating to the science and technology of flight.

aerospace

Of, or pertaining to, Earth's envelope of atmosphere and the space above it; two separate entities considered as a single realm for activity in launching, guidance, and control of vehicles that will travel in both entities.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.aerospace - the atmosphere and outer space considered as a wholeaerospace - the atmosphere and outer space considered as a whole
infinite, space - the unlimited expanse in which everything is located; "they tested his ability to locate objects in space"; "the boundless regions of the infinite"
outer space, space - any location outside the Earth's atmosphere; "the astronauts walked in outer space without a tether"; "the first major milestone in space exploration was in 1957, when the USSR's Sputnik 1 orbited the Earth"
region, part - the extended spatial location of something; "the farming regions of France"; "religions in all parts of the world"; "regions of outer space"
Translations

aerospace

[ˈɛərəʊspeɪs] ADJaeroespacial
the aerospace industryla industria aeroespacial

aerospace

[ˈɛərəʊspeɪs]
n (= industry) → industrie f aérospatiale
modif [company, engineer] → de l'aérospatiale

aerospace

in cpdsRaumfahrt-;
aerospace industry
nRaumfahrtindustrie f
aerospace research
References in periodicals archive ?
The founding members of the Midlands Aerospace Alliance in 2003 were: ?
The Government is investing PS1bn, and the aerospace industry is matching the amount.
Addressing the inauguration ceremony of the third national congress on air and aerospace capabilities here in Tehran today, Deputy Defense Minister and Head of Iran's Aerospace Organization General Mehdi Farahi said that "12 golden achievements" of the aerospace industry will be unveiled this Iranian year (ending on March 20, 2013), but meantime pointed out that a part of these achievements have already been publicized.
In the first six months, the IDB said, local aerospace investments totaled NT$3.3 billion (US$109 million), up 21% YoY, with the whole-year value expected to hit some NT$7 billion (US$233.3 million).
The agreement, signed at the Dubai Airshow, will see the establishment of a joint steering committee and working group that will aim to serve the advancement of the aerospace industry in UAE, GCAA said in a statement.
Hosted by Mubadala Aerospace, in partnership with Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC) and Al Yah Satellite Communications Company (Yahsat), the summit will take place in Abu Dhabi from April 16 to 19, 2012.
The Moroccan government has made a strong commitment to developing its aerospace industry, both in infrastructure and workforce training, that will support growth.
The MoU with Aircraft Electronic Engineering will lead to the establishment of a production site for electronic and avionic devices within the Al Ain Aerospace cluster, and the development of electronic and electrical solutions for avionic systems.
The event is a forum for organisations involved in the high-tech, innovative aerospace and defence industry to meet and explore opportunities in areas such as purchasing, research and development (R& D), engineering and innovation, as well as encouraging organisations to explore ways to work collaboratively.
Global aerospace leaders including Airbus, Boeing, Bombardier, CFM International, Goodrich, Lufthansa Technik and SR Technics are committed to large stands at the main exhibition hall, whilst space at Aircraft InteriorsAsia, Air Freight Asia and the Asia Pacific Airline Training Symposium has been in strong demand, as at Asian Aerospace '07.
The Arkansas Economic Development Commission announced the Arkansas Aerospace Alliance at a special Arkansas Aerospace Summit at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.
Equipped with world-class airport infrastructure, excellent connectivity, a skilled workforce, strong technology base, and a critical mass of aerospace activities, Singapore is uniquely placed to serve as a strategic base for aerospace companies to expand into the Asian markets and beyond.

Full browser ?