downrange

Bonjules

Senior Member
German
Term: (A word or expression you have seen in writing)
downrange

Your definition or explanation:
horizontal distance of a flying object from the launch site ( or any site?)

Example: (An example of the term in use)
the shuttle is 200 miles downrange from XYZ

One or more places you have seen the term: (Please give URLs/links to web pages, or a full description of a print publication.) Wiki, Google


Have you looked for this term or meaning in dictionaries, and not found it? Yes ____ No I havn't___
 
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  • Bonjules

    Senior Member
    German
    Sorry, ewie.
    I don't know how to link.
    Since it didn't show up on EO, I just googled it and there was a whole page on Wikipedia and other references. Since it seems to be used quite a bit, I thought I'd mention it. Never mind.
     
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