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Post #1081by gironde » 03.05.2019, 11:44

Super ! :smile: :clap:

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Post #1082by toutatis » 03.05.2019, 11:59

:smile: :smile: :smile:

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Post #1083by toutatis » 06.05.2019, 06:47

Making Mars Express bus by myself... model from ESA is low quality... need to prepare 3 models...

Added after 7 hours 36 minutes:
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Added after 3 minutes 34 seconds:
step by step, when I have free time...
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Post #1084by fyr02 » 07.05.2019, 01:00

Wow! Good job! As far as I know the most detailed model of Mars Express we have so far is quite terrible.

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Post #1085by toutatis » 07.05.2019, 02:32

As far as I know the most detailed model of Mars Express we have so far is quite terrible.

Yes, fyr02... agree..

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Post #1086by gironde » 18.05.2019, 10:10

It is true. Toutatis has accustomed us to look after the details :smile: :clap:

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Post #1087by toutatis » 19.05.2019, 00:10

Mars Express model by toutatis ( 2 models... for cruise and orbiter stage) will be ready soon... still some work...

Added after 3 hours 8 minutes:
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Post #1088by fyr02 » 21.05.2019, 17:08

Is Beagle 2 included?

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Post #1089by toutatis » 21.05.2019, 20:38

Is Beagle 2 included?

Yes...

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Post #1090by toutatis » 28.05.2019, 03:40

Mars Express models by toutatis are ready to use in Celestia... currently preparing add-on...
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Post #1091by toutatis » 01.06.2019, 04:27

Mars Express add-on by toutatis... (orbiter only... there is no data at HORIZONS for interplanetary cruise stage for this spacecraft... but model with a lander also included)...
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Post #1092by fyr02 » 01.06.2019, 05:21

Amazing! As Always good job Toutatis!

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Post #1093by toutatis » 01.06.2019, 05:25

Correction for SSC-file... it's again about demensions... lol

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"Mars Express" "Sol/Mars"
{
   Class   "spacecraft"
   Mesh   "Mars Express-os1.cmod"
   Radius   0.006

   Beginning   "2003 12 30  12:10:00"
   Ending   "2005 06 14  18:00:00"

   OrbitFrame
   {
      EclipticJ2000   { Center "Sol/Mars" }
   }
    SampledTrajectory
   {
      Source   "MEX-Orbiter-1.xyzv"
      DoublePrecision   true
      Interpolation   "cubic"
   }   
   BodyFrame
   {
      TwoVector
      {
         Center   "Sol/Mars/Mars Express"
         Primary
         {
            Axis   "-x"
            RelativePosition
            {
               Observer   "Sol/Mars/Mars Express"
               Target   "Sol/Earth"
            }
         }
         Secondary
         {
            Axis   "y"
            RelativeVelocity
            {
               Observer   "Sol/Mars/Mars Express"
               Target   "Sol/Mars"
            }
         }
      }
   }
   FixedRotation
    {
      Period   0.00
   }      
}


"Mars Express(+M)" "Sol/Mars"
{
   Class   "spacecraft"
   Mesh   "Mars Express-os2.cmod"
   Radius   0.02

Timeline
[
   {
   Beginning   "2005 06 14  18:00:00"
   Ending   "2005 08 20  00:00:00"

   OrbitFrame
   {
      EclipticJ2000   { Center "Sol/Mars" }
   }
    SampledTrajectory
   {
      Source   "MEX-Orbiter-2.xyzv"
      DoublePrecision   true
      Interpolation   "cubic"
   }   
   BodyFrame
   {
      TwoVector
      {
         Center   "Sol/Mars/Mars Express(+M)"
         Primary
         {
            Axis   "-x"
            RelativePosition
            {
               Observer   "Sol/Mars/Mars Express(+M)"
               Target   "Sol/Earth"
            }
         }
         Secondary
         {
            Axis   "y"
            RelativeVelocity
            {
               Observer   "Sol/Mars/Mars Express(+M)"
               Target   "Sol/Mars"
            }
         }
      }
   }
   FixedRotation
    {
      Period   0.00
   }      
}
{
    Ending   "2022 01 01  00:00:00"   

   OrbitFrame
   {
      EclipticJ2000   { Center "Sol/Mars" }
   }   
    EllipticalOrbit
   {
      Epoch   2453602.5  # 2005 Aug 20 00:00:00
      Period     0.279800673461397
      SemiMajorAxis   8590.77373382230644
      Eccentricity   0.5714531044319604
      Inclination     65.31211882427604
      AscendingNode   223.1629732348163
      ArgOfPericenter   14.84817736451892
      MeanAnomaly    300.4891851886892
   }
   BodyFrame
   {
      TwoVector
      {
         Center   "Sol/Mars/Mars Express(+M)"
         Primary
         {
            Axis   "-x"
            RelativePosition
            {
               Observer   "Sol/Mars/Mars Express(+M)"
               Target   "Sol/Earth"
            }
         }
         Secondary
         {
            Axis   "y"
            RelativeVelocity
            {
               Observer   "Sol/Mars/Mars Express(+M)"
               Target   "Sol/Mars"
            }
         }
      }
    }      
   FixedRotation
    {
       Period    0.00
   }
}
]
}
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Post #1094by toutatis » 01.06.2019, 05:27

Amazing! As Always good job Toutatis!

Thanks fyr02! :smile:

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Post #1095by SpaceFanatic64 » 01.06.2019, 06:16

In the old, now obsolete Mars Express, there was an xyz trajectory for the cruise stage. Maybe that can be used to show the full mission? Also, have you made any progress on the Pioneer Venus probes?
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Post #1096by bh » 01.06.2019, 06:19

Many thanks Toutatis...

Your models are so nice!
regards...bh.

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Post #1097by gironde » 01.06.2019, 07:46

beautiful achievement

here are informations of ESA about Spice support (Mars Express Mex, Venus Express Vex, Rosetta Ros, and other coming soon)
https://www.cosmos.esa.int/web/psa/ancillary-data

:clap: :clap: :hi:

Added after 46 minutes 40 seconds:
Hey Toutatis
Correction for SSC-file... it's again about demensions... lol

for a radius of 6 meters (body + solar cells), write Radius 0.006 and not 0.0006

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Post #1098by toutatis » 01.06.2019, 19:35

Many thanks Toutatis...

Your models are so nice!

Thanks bh! :smile:

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Post #1099by toutatis » 01.06.2019, 19:37

for a radius of 6 meters (body + solar cells), write Radius 0.006 and not 0.0006

OMG... again.... :biggrin: Thanks gironde! :smile:

Corrected already... :smile:

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here are informations of ESA about Spice support (Mars Express Mex, Venus Express Vex, Rosetta Ros, and other coming soon)
https://www.cosmos.esa.int/web/psa/ancillary-data

It's interesting... :think:

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Post #1100by toutatis » 01.06.2019, 19:50

In the old, now obsolete Mars Express, there was an xyz trajectory for the cruise stage. Maybe that can be used to show the full mission?

Let's see....

Also, have you made any progress on the Pioneer Venus probes?

Not yet...


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