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  • Satellite Positioning - Methods, Models and Applications
    Satellite Positioning - Methods, Models and Applications
    Editor Shuanggen Jin
    ISBN 978-953-51-1738-4,
    212 pages, March, 2015
    Satellite positioning techniques, particularly global navigation satellite systems (GNSS), are capable of measuring small changes of the Earths shape and atmosphere, as well as surface characteristics with an unprecedented accuracy. This book is devo ...
  • Global Navigation Satellite Systems - From Stellar to Satellite Navigation
    Global Navigation Satellite Systems - From Stellar to Satellite Navigation
    Editor Ahmed H Mohamed
    ISBN 978-953-51-1162-7,
    168 pages, June, 2013
    Today, satellite navigation offers convenient alternative to terrestrial and stellar navigation methods that is not only ubiquitous and easy to operate but also available day and night. The radio navigation technology, first appeared in the 1930s and ...
  • Advances in Air Navigation Services
    Advances in Air Navigation Services
    Editor Tone Magister
    ISBN 978-953-51-0686-9,
    186 pages, August, 2012
    Provision of air navigation services entered a new era of performance scheme. The performance scheme provides binding targets on four key performance areas of safety, capacity, environment and cost-efficiency. It is imposed that targets are fully ach ...
  • Advances in Spacecraft Systems and Orbit Determination
    Advances in Spacecraft Systems and Orbit Determination
    Editor Rushi Ghadawala
    ISBN 978-953-51-0380-6,
    276 pages, March, 2012
    "Advances in Spacecraft Systems and Orbit Determinations", discusses the development of new technologies and the limitations of the present technology, used for interplanetary missions. Various experts have contributed to develop the bridge between p ...
  • Recent Advances in Aircraft Technology
    Recent Advances in Aircraft Technology
    Editor Ramesh K. Agarwal
    ISBN 978-953-51-0150-5,
    556 pages, February, 2012
    The book describes the state of the art and latest advancements in technologies for various areas of aircraft systems. In particular it covers wide variety of topics in aircraft structures and advanced materials, control systems, electrical systems, ...
  • Global Navigation Satellite Systems: Signal, Theory and Applications
    Global Navigation Satellite Systems: Signal, Theory and Applications
    Editor Shuanggen Jin
    ISBN 978-953-307-843-4,
    438 pages, February, 2012
    Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) plays a key role in high precision navigation, positioning, timing, and scientific questions related to precise positioning. This is a highly precise, continuous, all-weather, and real-time technique. The boo ...
  • Automatic Flight Control Systems - Latest Developments
    Automatic Flight Control Systems - Latest Developments
    Editor Thomas Lombaerts
    ISBN 978-953-307-816-8,
    214 pages, January, 2012
    The history of flight control is inseparably linked to the history of aviation itself. Since the early days, the concept of automatic flight control systems has evolved from mechanical control systems to highly advanced automatic fly-by-wire flight c ...
  • Future Aeronautical Communications
    Future Aeronautical Communications
    Editor Simon Plass, Institute of Communications and Navigation, German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany
    ISBN 978-953-307-625-6,
    392 pages, September, 2011
    There are well-founded concerns that current air transportation systems will not be able to cope with their expected growth. Current processes, procedures and technologies in aeronautical communications do not provide the flexibility needed to meet t ...