Accession Number : AD0653152

Title :   POSITION FROM ANGLE MEASUREMENT.

Descriptive Note : Special rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE N MEX DEPUTY FOR NATIONAL RANGE ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : Short,P. J.

Report Date : JUL 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 43

Abstract : The position of an object in space is estimated from a set of angular measurements and certain axiomatic equations. The bases for the method are the Principle of Least Squares and Euclidean spatial geometry. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*POSITION FINDING, LEAST SQUARES METHOD), (*GUIDED MISSILES, *TRACKING), EQUATIONS, ERRORS, SPACE NAVIGATION, GEOMETRY

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability
      Guided Missile Traj, Accuracy and Ballistics
      Space Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE