A definitive description of the various models of mission operations systems MOS which provides an account of the design process and of the general principles of the designs themselves. The principles described can be applied to all types of scientific remote sensing.

chapter 1|26 pages

Basics of Remote-Sensing Missions

chapter 2|27 pages

Design Methodology for Operations Systems

chapter 3|22 pages

Organization, Management and Staffing

chapter 4|33 pages

The Uplink Process

chapter 5|27 pages

The Downlink Process

chapter 8|17 pages

The Future of Mission Operations Systems