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Bi-elliptic Transfer Between Coplanar Circular Orbits

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Bi-elliptic orbital transfer between two coplanar circular Earth orbits.



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This is a MATLAB script that can be used to determine the characteristics of a three impulse bi-elliptic transfer between two coplanar circular orbits. The impulsive assumption means that the velocity, but not the position, of the space vehicle is changed instantaneously.

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Rebecca Yap

sun Chong



Added three-dimensional trajectory graphics and a graphical primer vector analysis. Updated PDF document to reflect these new features.

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