Monthly Archives: September 2013

New SSA videos and papers from AMOS Conference

New SSA videos and papers from AMOS Conference

A few AGI and CSSI space situational awareness (SSA) subject matter experts were fortunate enough to spend time in Maui recently at the AMOS Conference. We thought you might appreciate accessing some of the demos and papers that were presented … Continue reading

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3D hackathon at AGI

3D hackathon at AGI

A hackathon is a programming “sprint” where participants intensively work on developing concepts and prototypes based around a defined theme. They have grown in popularity across much of the software development industry, including organizations such as Facebook, Yahoo and Google. … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: Docking with the ISS

Throwback Thursday: Docking with the ISS

Its Throwback Thursday, space geek edition (OK, I guess that applies to all of our posts). In honor of yesterday’s launch of Cygnus on its way to the International Space Station (ISS), we thought we’d share an old school image … Continue reading

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Orbital’s Cygnus cargo freighter off to the ISS

Orbital’s Cygnus cargo freighter off to the ISS

Orbital Science Corp.’s Cygnus cargo freighter launched to the ISS today from an Antares rocket from Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia (where LADEE launched recently). Cygnus, an advanced maneuvering robotic spacecraft, is part of NASA’s Commercial Orbital Transportation Services (COTS), … Continue reading

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Godspeed, LADEE! AGI software-based Flight Dynamics System to be tested on mission to Moon

Godspeed, LADEE! AGI software-based Flight Dynamics System to be tested on mission to Moon

AGI software-based LADEE Flight Dynamics System from Analytical Graphics, Inc. on Vimeo. NASA’s Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer (LADEE) spacecraft is in the nose-cone of the Minotaur V rocket, awaiting launch from Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia tonight at … Continue reading

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