Accession Number:

AD0722586

Title:

Orbit Determination at the Royal Aircraft Establishment

Descriptive Note:

Technical memo.

Corporate Author:

ROYAL AIRCRAFT ESTABLISHMENT FARNBOROUGH (UNITED KINGDOM)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1970-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

21.0

Abstract:

The paper describes the development of a series of computer programs for the orbit determination of earth satellites. The paper is based on the first of two lectures given at the ESRO summer school on Spacecraft Operations held at Gravenbruch, near Frankfurt, West Germany, in August 1970.

Subject Categories:

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

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE