The state of the radio tracking art for space vehicles is reviewed with particular emphasis placed upon accuracy and near-instantaneous data output. Special attention is given to interferometry techniques, which allow very precise range measurements to be made that are practically independent of the distance to the vehicle.


Elevation Angle Space Vehicle Angle Error Baseline Length Range Difference 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • E. B. Mullen
    • 1
  • C. R. Woods
    • 1
  1. 1.General Electric CompanySyracuseUSA

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