REENTRY TRACKING MODELS IN RADAR POLAR COORDINATES AND STATISTICAL TESTING PROCEDURES FOR MODEL SIMPLIFICATION
MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH LEXINGTON LINCOLN LAB
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The report describes a an outline of the Kalman-based tracking procedure for reentry trajectories, b a detailed derivation of a mathematical model to implement this procedure in radar polar coordinates, and c methods for checking, via simulation, the degree of degradation introduced by model simplifications and other changes.
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