Förkortningar – Rymdverksamhet

Satellites/spacecraft/ground stations

  • OST – Optical solar reflector
  • SCE – Spacecraft control electronics
  • TWTA – Traveling Wave Tube Amplifiers
  • GNSS – Global Navigation Satellite System
  • GLONASS – Global Navigation Satellite System
  • GPS – Global Positioning System
  • ISRUIn situ (on site) resource utilization. Means to use local resources, for example to use ice deposits on the moon or mars for local drinking water usage.
  • IOT – Internet Of Things. For example GPS

Orbits

  • LEO – Low Earth Orbit
  • MEO – Medium Earth Orbit
  • GEO – Geostationary Earth Orbit
  • HEO – Heliocentric Earth Orbit

Space agencies

  • ESA – European Space Agency
  • NASA – National Aeronautics Space Agency
  • JAXA – Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency