pysatMissions

Mission Planning toolkit for pysat


Keywords
cubesat, pysat, python, satellite
License
BSD-3-Clause
Install
pip install pysatMissions==0.2.0

Documentation

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pysatMissionPlanning

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pysatMissionPlanning allows users to run build simulated satellites for TLE info and add empirical data. It includes the pysat_sgp4 instrument module which can be imported into pysat.

Main Features

  • Simulate satellite orbits from TLEs and add data from empirical models
  • Import ionosphere and thermosphere values through pyglow
  • Import coordidnates through apexpy

Documentation

Full Documentation for main package <http://pysat.readthedocs.io/en/latest/>_

Installation

First, checkout the repository:

  git clone https://github.com/pysat/pysatMissionPlanning.git

Change directories into the repository folder and run the setup.py file. For a local install use the "--user" flag after "install".

  cd pysatMissionPlanning/
  python setup.py install

Using with pysat

The module is portable and designed to be run like any pysat instrument.

import pysat
from pysatMissionPlanning.instruments import pysat_sgp4

sgp4 = pysat.Instrument(inst_module=pysat_sgp4)