Accession Number:

AD0630045

Title:

ORBIT PREDICTION.

Descriptive Note:

Technical memo.,

Corporate Author:

JOHNS HOPKINS UNIV SILVER SPRING MD APPLIED PHYSICS LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1965-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

The present method of predicting an orbit for the immediate future is described. A mathematical model of the expected along-track errors is proposed and studied to determine how modification of parameters affects orbit prediction. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Spacecraft Trajectories and Reentry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE