Coping with the Atmosphere and Ionosphere in Precise Satellite and Ground Positioning

  1. A. Vallance Jones
  1. Thomas P. Yunck

Published Online: 22 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM073p0001

Environmental Effects on Spacecraft Positioning and Trajectories

Environmental Effects on Spacecraft Positioning and Trajectories

How to Cite

Yunck, T. P. (1993) Coping with the Atmosphere and Ionosphere in Precise Satellite and Ground Positioning, in Environmental Effects on Spacecraft Positioning and Trajectories (ed A. V. Jones), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM073p0001

Author Information

  1. Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1993

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904641

Online ISBN: 9781118666548

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Keywords:

  • Space trajectories—Congresses;
  • Space vehicles—Tracking—Congress;
  • Space vehicles—Aerodynamics—Congress

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Ionosphere

  • Aerodynamic Drag and Orbit Determination

  • Conclusion