AUTONOMOUS CONTROL OVER SMALL SPACECRAFT APPROACHING ORBITAL OBJECT
Branch of 4th CSRI of RF Defence Ministry; Scientific Research
D. V. Kirichenko
4-th Scientific Research Institute of the Ministry of Defense; the Chief of Department
Abstract. Problem of autonomous control over a small spacecraft when it approaches an orbital object is considered. The second spacecraft is supposed to be equipped with on-board optic-electronic instrument to measure visual angles and laser range finder.
Keywords: orbital object, small spacecraft, control over relative movement.