Open Science Research Excellence

Shinji Ishimoto

Publications

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Publications

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Winged Test Rocket with Fully Autonomous Guidance and Control for Realizing Reusable Suborbital Vehicle
Abstract:
This paper presents the strategic development plan of winged rockets WIRES (WInged REusable Sounding rocket) aiming at unmanned suborbital winged rocket for demonstrating future fully reusable space transportation technologies, such as aerodynamics, Navigation, Guidance and Control (NGC), composite structure, propulsion system, and cryogenic tanks etc., by universities in collaboration with government and industries, as well as the past and current flight test results.
Keywords:
Autonomous guidance and control, reusable rocket, space transportation system, suborbital vehicle, winged rocket.