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Theory of Blind Navigation by Dynamical Measurements

Published 1949

by J. J. Gilvarry, Sidney Hamilton Browne, I. K. Williams


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A study of the differential equation in the blind navigation theory. The position of the vehicle is determined from dynamical measurements of the nongravitational acceleration b made internally. Three linear approximations to the gravitational field g(r) of the earth and an intervalwise solution of trajectories of extended range are discussed for the equation solution.

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