Monthly Archives: September 2011

STK Software summit coming to Europe in October

STK Software summit coming to Europe in October

AGI and our partners in Europe will be showcasing our Systems Tool Kit software for mission modeling and analysis during the free, one-day STK Software Summit. If you are a member of Europe’s space or defence community, visit us at … Continue reading

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Memories of working on UARS

Memories of working on UARS

Now that the UARS dust has settled (figuratively speaking … thankfully), we thought we’d share one of our colleague’s memories of working on the satellite way back when. I worked on UARS, testing and patching the flight software, while at … Continue reading

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Follow TS Kelso’s re-entry predictions

Follow TS Kelso’s re-entry predictions

Our @TSKelso is the operator of CelesTrak, the world’s first source for orbital element sets and related software and educational materials. He is doing some re-entry predictions. For those of you who don’t use twitter, you can see his updates … Continue reading

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Run UARS orbits on your machine

Run UARS orbits on your machine

If you would like to see where the UARS satellite is on your own machine, you can download our Viewer product and a file with the latest orbital information. You will be able to control the time of the animation … Continue reading

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The astrodynamics behind AGI’s UARS video

Images can be very useful to help understand a complex or unfamiliar situation. AGI technology is being used primarily in this video to communicate some level of understanding of a very uncertain event—the Unmanned Atmosphere Research Satellite (UARS) reentry. The … Continue reading

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