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a ballistic mission to fly by comet halleyThe paper describes the available options, ballistic trajectory opportunities, and a preliminary reference trajectory that were selected as a basis for spacecraft design studies and programmatic planning for a Halley ballistic intercept mission in 1986. The paper also presents trajectory, performance, and navigation data which support the preliminary selection.
Document ID
19800062355
Document Type
Conference Paper
Authors
Boain, R. J.
(Jet Propulsion Lab., California Inst. of Tech. Pasadena, CA, United States)
Hastrup, R. C.
(California Institute of Technology, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Mission Design Section, Pasadena Calif., United States)
Date Acquired
August 10, 2013
Publication Date
August 1, 1980
Subject Category
ASTRONAUTICS (GENERAL)
Report/Patent Number
AIAA PAPER 80-1686
Meeting Information
Astrodynamics Conference(Danvers, MA)
Funding Number(s)
CONTRACT_GRANT: NAS7-100
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
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