TWICE AROUND THE MOON
AND SAFELY HOME AGAIN
Van Martin Systems, Inc. under contract to Hughes Global Services, Inc.
was a key member of the HGS-1 (formerly AsiaSat 3) recovery team. Our
orbit determination expertise and the SGAC family of MicroCosm® Software
products performed the following mission critical functions:
Pre-mission error analysis studies for HGS-1 Lunar flyby,
Precisely predicted the time of passage of HGS-1
through the Lunar shadow,
Generated tracking station visibilities,
Precisely predicted Lunar occultation event times for HGS-1,
Combined range, range rate, azimuth, elevation,
right ascension and declination measurements to obtain
the best possible precision orbit determination solutions
Shouldn't you have Space Geodesy Analysis Centre, Pty, Ltd. and the
MicroCosm® Software on your mission critical team?
Space Geodesy Analysis Centre, Pty, Ltd.
PO Box 791
Gungahlin 2912, ACT
Tel: 61 (0) 2 6253 9124 Australia
Tel: 1 (303) 219 3223 U.S.A.
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