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AGI joins Santa's helpers in final preparations for Christmas Eve

AGI joins Santa's helpers in final preparations for Christmas Eve

Stephanie Eftimiades - 12/12/2018

It takes more than Rudolph’s red nose to track Santa’s sleigh on Christmas Eve. Since 1997, Analytical Graphics, Inc. (AGI) has worked with the North American Air Defense Command (NORAD) Operations Center to bring Santa’s annual journey to life for millions from around the world each year.

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Designing a UAV

Designing a UAV

Tal Bass - 12/10/2018

The 2019 AIAA Student Design Build Fly competition is well underway and this year students are tasked with designing a multi-purpose aircraft fo...

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Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow

Edward I. Gee - 12/3/2018

Many years ago, when AGI first began making animations for NORAD Tracks Santa, I realized something was ...

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Goldilocks and the Three Bears:  ODTK Edition

Goldilocks and the Three Bears: ODTK Edition

Lauren McManus - 11/26/2018

Orbit Determination Tool Kit (ODTK) provides orbit determination and orbit analysis support for the entire life cycle of satellites and their tracking systems. 

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Make your own 2D markers

Make your own 2D markers

Edward I. Gee - 11/19/2018

Previously in my FAQ, Make your own Markers, I showed you how to make and use custom markers for the 3D window. This time, I’ll show you how to do the same thing for the 2D window.

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