Geostationary Satellite Navigation Systems

  title={Geostationary Satellite Navigation Systems},
  author={Tri Ha and R. Robertson},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems},
The concept of position determination using geostationary satellites as an alternative to the global positioning system (GPS) is studied. The advantage of a geostationary system is that only three, or at most four, satellites are required to cover the continental United States. A total of twelve satellites are sufficient for global coverage (excluding polar… CONTINUE READING