A (simple) Launch Window Calculator

A (simple) Launch Window Calculator

Ever wondered how to insert a satellite in a specified orbit starting from a certain launch pad? It’s a matter of rocket science of course, but using AGI Automation we can make this process fast and painless. Automation allows users … Continue reading

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Time Tool Matlab Functions

Time Tool Matlab Functions

The Analysis Workbench in STK can be a very powerful set of tools. It allows you to create a variety of custom components for analysis throughout STK. In this blog I want to focus on the Time Tool which allows … Continue reading

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UI Plugins: “Class Not Found”

UI Plugins: “Class Not Found”

In last week’s blog, Plugins: To Register or Not to Register, I discussed differences between COM registered plugins and registry free plugins. Registered plugins are referenced by the class ID in the xml configuration file. If STK cannot load the … Continue reading

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STK / Coverage for Persistent Border Surveillance

STK / Coverage for Persistent Border Surveillance

Persistent surveillance is the ability of an ISR system to continuously linger over an area detecting any changes that occur without fail. It also includes successful communications needed for both command and control and dissemination of large amounts of sensor … Continue reading

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UI Plugins: To Register or Not to Register

UI Plugins: To Register or Not to Register

We have two ways to add a UI Plugin to STK. Both methods require that XML file is placed in Plugins folder in either STK install area, the user configuration area, or the ProgramData area. The “COM” registration is a … Continue reading

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