What does aerospace mean?

Definitions for aerospace
ˈɛər oʊˌspeɪsaero·space

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word aerospace.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. aerospacenoun

    the atmosphere and outer space considered as a whole


  1. aerospaceadjective

    of or pertaining to aerospace in either sense.


  1. aerospacenoun

    The atmosphere of the Earth and the region of space around it.

  2. aerospacenoun

    The industry concerned with aircraft, missiles, satellites and spacecraft.

  3. aerospaceadjective

    Of, or relating to the Earth's atmosphere and nearby space.

  4. aerospaceadjective

    Of, or relating to the science, technology and industry associated with aircraft, missiles, satellites and spacecraft.


  1. Aerospace

    Aerospace comprises the atmosphere of Earth and surrounding space. Typically, aerospace industries combine aeronautics and astronautics to research, design, manufacture, operate, or maintain vehicles moving through air and space. Aerospace is a very diverse field, with a multitude of commercial, industrial and military applications. Aerospace is not the same as airspace, which is the physical air space directly above a location on the ground.

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. aerospace

    Of, or pertaining to, Earth

Editors Contribution

  1. aerospace

    The atmosphere of the Earth and space.

    Aerospace industry is always aiming to progress and develop.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 16, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of aerospace in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of aerospace in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of aerospace in a Sentence

  1. Security Center Bill Evanina:

    You name the area — campuses, businesses, health care, technology, from aerospace to agriculture, on a massive scale, China is stealing intellectual property to further their goals of being No. 1 in the global economy.

  2. Nick Pope:

    Theres no getting away from the fact that TTSA has driven the agenda on this subject for the last two and half years, ever since the New York Timess December 2017 stories about AATIP (Advanced Aerospace Threat Identification Program) and related matters - stories in which TTSA played a key role, tTSA has played a big part in moving this subject forward, out of the fringe and into the mainstream.

  3. Roger Schallom:

    What we bring to the table is an aerospace company that includes both commercial and defense opportunities, we don't just look at defense, we bring Boeing commercial and Boeing defense opportunities to Canadian industry.

  4. Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg:

    Even though we're arguably the best aerospace company in the world today, we have to continue to invest in innovation.

  5. Walter Odisho:

    If you look at aerospace with market demand rising, we need to start thinking differently and move efficiencies from the auto industry into this arena.

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