Accession Number:

AD0672960

Title:

SYNCHRONOUS SATELLITE STATIONKEEPING SIMULATION

Descriptive Note:

Technical note

Corporate Author:

MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH LEXINGTON LINCOLN LAB

Report Date:

1968-05-14

Pagination or Media Count:

116.0

Abstract:

A program has been written to simulate the east-west stationkeeping of a synchronous satellite. Different ways of implementing the thrust sequence of rocket motors and solar sails are discussed.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Unmanned Spacecraft
  • Spacecraft Trajectories and Reentry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE