This two-volume set explains the technology, performance, and applications of the Global Positioning System (GPS). Presenting the history of GPS development, the basic concepts and theory of GPS, and the recent developments and numerous applications of GPS, each chapter is authored by experts in their area of GPS.
Differential GPS and Integrity Monitoring; Differential GPS; Pseudolites; Wide Area Differential GPS; Wide Area Augmentation System; Receiver Autonomous Integrity Monitoring; Integrated Navigation Systems; Integration of GPS and Loran-C; GPS and Inertial Integration; Receiver Autonomous Integrity Monitoring Availability for GPS Augmented with Barometric Altimeter Aiding and Clock Coasting; GPS and Global Navigation Satellite System (GLONASS); GPS Navigation Applications; Land Vehicle Navigation and Tracking; Marine Applications; Applications of the GPS to Air Traffic Control; GPS Applications in General Aviation; Aircraft Automatic Approach and Landing Using GPS; Precision Landing of Aircraft Using Integrity Beacons; Spacecraft Attitude Control Using GPS Carrier Phase; Special Applications; GPS for Precise Time and Time Interval Measurement; Surveying with the Global Position System; Attitude Determination; Geodesy; Orbit Determination; Test Range Instrumentation.
Series: Progress in Astronautics & Aeronautics S. : Book 2
Number Of Pages: 632
Published: 31st August 1996
Publisher: American Institute of Aeronautics & Astronautics
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.0 x 16.51
Weight (kg): 1.03