Automatic Navigation of a Long Range Rocket Vehicle

H.S. Tsienimage, T.C. Adamsonimage and E.L. Knuthimage

(Daniel and Florence Guggenheim Jet Propulsion Center, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, Calif.)

The flight of a rocket vehicle in the equatorial plane of a rotating earth is considered with possible disturbances in the atmosphere due to changes in density, in temperature, and in wind speed. These atmospheric disturbances together with possible ...

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