Author Archives: Adam Gorski

About Adam Gorski

Adam Gorski serves as AGI's manager, Systems Engineering.

Are You Ready for Space Wars?

May the 4th be with you!

This scene from “Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope” was first shown to audiences in 1977, and almost 40 years later many elements of this minute of film highlight some of the real challenges facing nations operating in space today. As described … Continue reading

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AGI’s at the AMOS Conference this week!

AGI’s at the AMOS Conference this week!

Get out your telescopes! AGI is bringing our mobile Commercial Space Operations Center (ComSpOC) to the Advanced Maui Optical and Space Surveillance (AMOS) Technology Conference September 9-12 in Hawaii. We are serving ice cream at the ComSpOC booth, so if … Continue reading

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Asteroid 2014 RC flyby on Sunday

Asteroid 2014 RC flyby on Sunday

If you haven’t heard, a Near Earth Object (NEO) asteroid (named asteroid 2014 RC) was detected this week and will be making a close approach on Sunday, September 7.  Based on information I saw on CNN about the flyby; I … Continue reading

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What Mach 5 looks like

What Mach 5 looks like

This week, the Air Force began testing a hypersonic aircraft which is meant to be capable of flying at five times the speed of sound according to a Boeing Press Release. We at AGI were curious to see what a … Continue reading

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SpaceX Dragon initial orbit

STK Scenario of Dragon and ISS Orbits shown in STK software from Analytical Graphics, Inc

Using a newly-posted TLE set from http://www.n2yo.com, we created the STK scenario below of Dragon along with the Space-Track TLE of the ISS. Download the scenario to analyze in more detail with the free STK software. To access the scenario you … Continue reading

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