Accession Number : ADA306444
Title : Global Positioning System: Past and Future Applications,
Corporate Author : NATIONAL AIR INTELLIGENCE CENTER WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH
Personal Author(s) : Yuan, Jianping
PDF Url : ADA306444
Report Date : 06 FEB 1996
Pagination or Media Count : 18
Abstract : The article describes in general terms the development of the global positioning system (GPS), as well as its applications in aeronautics, astronautics, oceanic navigation, geodetic surveying, earthquake prediction, land navigation guidance, and military science. The article presents briefly progress in GPS in China. In closing, GPS research, development, and its relationship to flight mechanics are discussed.
Descriptors : *GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM, PREDICTIONS, AERONAUTICS, MECHANICS, NAVIGATION, FLIGHT, TRANSLATIONS, GUIDANCE, GEODETIC SURVEYS, OCEANS, EARTHQUAKES, LAND AREAS, CHINA, ASTRONAUTICS, SURFACE NAVIGATION, CHINESE LANGUAGE.
Subject Categories : Air Navigation and Guidance
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE