Military Applications

  • Tom Logsdon


In early bombing raids against the Nazi war machine, only about 3 percent of British bombs landed within 5 miles of their intended targets. But, during the Persian Gulf War, precision-guided munitions consistently struck much smaller targets with pinpoint accuracy thanks, in part, to the precise positioning services provided by a partial constellation of Navstar navigation satellites.


Inertial Navigation System Navigation Signal Navigation Error Military Mission Aircraft Carrier 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Tom Logsdon
    • 1
  1. 1.Seal BeachUSA

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