Navigation & Analysis

Spacecraft systems require accurate and timely pointing and location information to effectively execute their desired missions. SDL has vast experience in mission concepts of operation (ConOps) development, orbit analysis, navigation hardware design, validation testing, and on-orbit operation of satellite navigation systems. SDL provides customers with the tools necessary to accurately navigate spacecraft in accordance with mission requirements.

Areas of Emphasis

Spacecraft Attitude, Determination & Control Systems

Navigation Processing

Orbital Modeling & Analysis

Comm Link Analysis

Thermal Control & Analysis

Hardware-in-the-Loop (HIL) Testing