Accession Number:

ADA038140

Title:

The Elliptic Orbit Integration Program Point.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

ROYAL AIRCRAFT ESTABLISHMENT FARNBOROUGH (ENGLAND)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

95.0

Abstract:

POINT is a computer program which evaluates the development of an earth satellite orbit by numerical integration. Provision is made for the inclusion of the following perturbations earths gravitational potential, atmospheric drag, and the gravitational attractions of the sun and moon. A detailed description of the program is given, with full instructions for its use.

Subject Categories:

  • Spacecraft Trajectories and Reentry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE