Global Aerospace Developing Ballutes for Planetary Aerobraking

A Global Aerospace ballute performs aerocapture at Mars (credit: Kees Veenenbos).
A Global Aerospace ballute performs aerocapture at Mars (credit: Kees Veenenbos).

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Global Aerospace Corporation announced today that it has begun development of a Hypersonic Control Modeling and Simulation Tool (HyperCMST).  HyperCMST will be used for control studies for planetary atmospheric entry and descent, aerodynamic orbital capture, and aerodynamic gravity assist.

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