Aerospace engineering is the primary field of engineering concerned with the development of aircraft and spacecraft. As flight technology advanced to include vehicles operating in outer space, the broader term "aerospace engineering" has come into use. Aerospace engineering, particularly the astronautics branch, is often colloquially referred to as "rocket science". Aerospace Engineering is a branch of Engineering that provides skills and knowledge to design, manufacture and maintain spacecrafts, aircrafts, missiles and weapons systems.
Duties of an Aerospace Engineer include:
After earning their college degrees, aerospace engineering majors can choose from a wide array of careers, including positions in research, design and development, field service, marketing, software development and teaching, Commercial Aerospace Engineers. Spacecraft Designers, Engineering, Science and Data Processing Managers, Inspectors and Compliance Officers Mechanical Engineers ,Drafters.