RE: Apollo Navigation/Maneuvers

From: Rob Bristow (EML) (Rob.Bristow@eml.ericsson.se)
Date: Thu May 11 2000 - 00:18:51 PDT

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    Well it's not much, but I recall an article on the matlab web 
    
    http://www.mathworks.com/company/newsletter/sum99/lunar_module.shtml
    
    which describes how the lunar lander autopilot was programmed. Pretty darn complicated!
    
    Rob Bristow
    
    
    > -----Original Message-----
    > From: tlj18@juno.com [mailto:tlj18@juno.com]
    > Sent: 10 May 2000 07:51
    > To: SeeSat-L@blackadder.lmsal.com
    > Subject: Re: Apollo Navigation/Maneuvers
    > 
    > 
    > >The best information on how the Command and Service Module (including
    > >navigation) worked was the "Apollo Spacecraft Handbook" published by 
    > >the
    > >Public Relations office at North American Aviation around 
    > 1968 (I used 
    > >to
    > >have a copy of this superb book). There was probably a similar book
    > >published by Grumman for the Lunar Module.
    > >
    > >Regards,
    > >
    > >Brian Webb
    > 
    > Is there anything remotely like this on the web at all?  I would be
    > incredibly interested in it!!!!
    > 
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    > Jonathan T. Wojack                                                
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