Orbit height increase by low thrust in transversal direction

1Avdeev, VV
1Oles Honchar National University of Dnipropetrovsk, Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine
Kosm. nauka tehnol. 2009, 15 ;(1):09-12
Publication Language: Ukrainian
We found the dependencies of the duration to reach the required value of the average radius of a near circular orbit, necessary velocity increase and fuel consumption on thrust-to-weight ratio of a space vehicle, an initial radius and specific thrust of a thruster
Keywords: fuel consumption, orbit, velocity
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