Iorio's "high-precision measurement" of frame-dragging with the Mars Global Surveyor

@article{Krogh2007IoriosM,
  title={Iorio's "high-precision measurement" of frame-dragging with the Mars Global Surveyor},
  author={Kris Krogh},
  journal={arXiv: Astrophysics},
  year={2007}
}
  • Kris Krogh
  • Published 23 January 2007
  • Physics
  • arXiv: Astrophysics
In two analyses of orbital data from the Mars Global Surveyor spacecraft, Iorio [1, 2] has claimed confirmation of the fram e-dragging effect predicted by general relativity. Initially to an acc uracy of 6%, and now 0.5%, exceeding the expected accuracy of NASA’s Gravity Probe B. It is shown his results come from misinterpreting the MGS data and then altering a key time period. 

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