Blog Author: Jens Ramrath

What a Drag

What a Drag

Jens Ramrath - 8/27/2018

There are a number of options to specify your satellites drag and SRP properties in STK but sometimes you just need more detail than the default settings allow. Drag plugins allow you to customize pretty much any parameter where the GUI does not give you the detailed capabilities you may need.

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That's the way, uh-huh uh-huh, I like it

That's the way, uh-huh uh-huh, I like it

Jens Ramrath - 4/13/2018

Paper or plastic? Chocolate or vanilla? Ketchup or mustard? Everyone likes things a little different.

STK gives you a n...

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You Won’t Believe this One Easy Trick Orbit Designers Don’t Want You to Know

You Won’t Believe this One Easy Trick Orbit Designers Don’t Want You to Know

Jens Ramrath - 8/21/2017

It actually worked, you clicked on it - sucker. I guess now I’ll have to come up with something interesting for you. Hey, how about me tel...

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Exploring Astrogator's Component Browser

Exploring Astrogator's Component Browser

Jens Ramrath - 7/18/2016

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STK's Orbit Wizard Gets New Magic

STK's Orbit Wizard Gets New Magic

Jens Ramrath - 6/27/2016

We recently had a GEO station keeping class where using equinoctial orbital elements proved to be useful. Unfortunately, the last time I dealt with...

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