American Journal of Traffic and Transportation Engineering

Volume 4, Issue 5, September 2019

  • Review of Control Methods and Strategies of Space Tether Satellites

    Paul Tirop, Zhang Jingrui

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 5, September 2019
    Pages: 137-148
    Received: Mar. 27, 2019
    Accepted: Jun. 15, 2019
    Published: Dec. 04, 2019
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    Abstract: Space tether satellites systems are one of the most promising directions in the modern space industry. Such systems consist of two or more spacecraft connected to each other by very long tethers. Great extension and variable configuration of the system in the orbital flight conditions provide some dynamic features, which are not typical of conventi... Show More