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noun as in science of flight

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After graduating with my master’s degree in applied mathematics , I was hired as a data analyst in the high-speed aeronautics division.

Seager, who won a MacArthur Foundation “genius” grant, is the Class of 1941 Professor of Planetary Science and has appointments in the Departments of Physics and Aeronautics and Astronautics as well.

She studied aerospace engineering at the University of Michigan before earning her Master’s degree in aeronautics and astronautics engineering from Stanford.

They offered free flight instruction and other courses in aeronautics to all comers.

We also happen to have a wonderful commentator, Clive Irving, who is obsessed with aeronautics.

Aeronautics is divided into two fundamentally different branches—aviatics and aerostatics.

Having thus briefly traced the history of aeronautics, we shall now inquire into the practical value of the art.

As the four of us sat at tea together under the cedar on the terrace she asked questions about my aeronautics.

I resolved I had been playing with aeronautics long enough; that next morning I would go to him and have things clear between us.

Perhaps he had some inkling of the remarkable future in store for the science of aeronautics, then in its infancy!

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On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to aeronautics, such as: aviation, flight, flying, and air transportation.

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