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Title: A terminal descent sensor trade study overview for the Orion landing and recovery system
Authors: Dunn, Catherine
Prakash, Ravi
Keywords: Orion
Issue Date: 6-Mar-2008
Publisher: Pasadena, CA : Jet Propulsion Laboratory, National Aeronautics
Citation: IEEE Aerospace Conference, March 6, 2008, Big Sky, Montana.
Abstract: This trade study was conducted as a part of the Orion Landing System Advanced Development Project to determine possible Terminal Descent Sensor (TDS)architectures that could be used for a rocket assisted landing system. Several technologies were considered for the Orion TDS including radar, lidar, GPS applications, mechanical sensors, and gamma ray altimetry.
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