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General Mission Analysis Tool

  1. Sep 14, 2007 #1

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    Goddard Space Flight Center just released as open source a tool to perform space trajectory optimization and mission analysis. It appears to be quite cool.
    The General Mission Analysis Tool (GMAT) is a space trajectory optimization and mission analysis system developed by NASA and private industry in the spirit of the NASA Vision. GMAT contains new technology and is a testbed for future technology development. To satisfy NASA's mandate and maximize technology transfer, GMAT is an open source software system licensed under the NASA Open Source Agreement.​
    For more info, see the GMAT website, http://gmat.gsfc.nasa.gov
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  3. Sep 14, 2007 #2


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    I have been hoping for 20+ years that NASA might get around to doing that. On the other hand, few people had decent PC's.
  4. Sep 17, 2007 #3


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