International Journal of Aerospace Engineering / 2019 / Article / Fig 1

Research Article

Optimal Midcourse Guidance Algorithm for Exoatmospheric Interception Using Analytical Gradients

Figure 1

Illustration of the MVIP. (a) Geometry of exoatmospheric interception. (b) The MVIP is a combination of Lambert’s problem and Keplerian motion.
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