Re: Why optical sensors are not used along with radars for generating TLEs of LEO objects?

From: Marco Langbroek via Seesat-l <>
Date: Sat, 9 Sep 2017 09:07:41 +0200
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> Op 9 sep. 2017 om 01:15 heeft Brian Weeden via Seesat-l <> het volgende geschreven:
> I'll add that is is possible to do a pretty good LEO catalog using a large
> distributed network of fairly small optical telescopes. There are papers
> floating around on the concept.

The Space Security Center of the Royal Dutch Airforce is currently setting up a prototype optical tracking facility for LEO objects.

- Marco

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