Accession Number:

ADA199829

Title:

The NAVSTAR GPS (Global Positioning System) System

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ADVISORY GROUP FOR AEROSPACE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT NEUILLY-SUR-SEINE (FRANCE)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1988-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

140.0

Abstract:

A comprehensive and up-to-date lecture series on the Navstar GPS system is presented. Among the subjects covered are the system concept, navigation principles, system design, user applications and technologies involved. Partial contents The Global Positioning System constellation and coverage The GPS Accuracy, system error budget, space and control system overview GPS signal structure User equipment overview GPSinternal navigation system integration for enhanced navigation performance and robustness Aiding and integration of a GPS receiver Civil and military applications of GPS Differential operation of NAVSTAR GPS for enhanced accuracy GPS navigation processing and Kalman filtering.

Subject Categories:

  • Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE