A Inter Satellite Link Algorithm of Satellite Navigation System Based on the Integration

  • Ying HouEmail author
  • Zhi-chao Mi
  • Wei-bo Yu
  • Da-wei Niu
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 304)


Over the years satellite networks has played an more and more important role, and there has been the trend to build Inter-Satellite Links (ISLs) in the satellite networks as the ISLs can provide high network flexibility and reliability. Integration is one of the important characteristics of the navigation system, and the network topology of the inter satellite has great influence on it, so it’s necessary to improve the performance of navigation system through appropriate inter satellite link planning. Aiming at this problem, this paper firstly established the link planning principles, and then the visible coverage relationship is proposed for a satellite link allocation algorithm, which is the foundation of the network topology formation. The topology gives preference to the data transmission between satellite and ground, the simulation results show that this network topology has an advantage in hops and delay performance.


Satellite navigation system Satellite-earth integration ISLs Algorithm 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Communication EngineeringPLA University of Science and TechnologyNanjingChina

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