# Category:Astrodynamics

Here is a list of articles in the category **Astrodynamics** of the Astronomy portal. **Astrodynamics** is the term used to describe the application of Newtonian mechanics to man-made objects in space, such as rockets and spacecraft. It is a subfield of celestial mechanics

## Subcategories

This category has the following 3 subcategories, out of 3 total.

### O

### S

## Pages in category "Astrodynamics"

The following 70 pages are in this category, out of 70 total.

### *

- Orbital mechanics
*(astronomy)*

### A

- Apparent retrograde motion
*(astronomy)* - Astronomical algorithm
*(astronomy)* - Attitude control
*(astronomy)*

### B

- Ballistic capture
*(astronomy)* - Beta angle
*(astronomy)* - Bi-elliptic transfer
*(astronomy)*

### C

- Canonical units
*(astronomy)* - Characteristic energy
*(astronomy)*

### D

- Delta-v
*(astronomy)* - Delta-v budget
*(astronomy)* - Distant retrograde orbit
*(astronomy)*

### E

- Escape velocity
*(astronomy)*

### F

- Flight dynamics (spacecraft)
*(engineering)* - Frozen orbit
*(astronomy)*

### G

- Gauss' method
*(astronomy)* - Gauss's method
*(astronomy)* - Geostationary orbit
*(astronomy)* - Geostationary ring
*(astronomy)* - Geostationary transfer orbit
*(astronomy)* - Graveyard orbit
*(astronomy)* - Gravity assist
*(astronomy)* - Gravity drag
*(astronomy)* - Ground track
*(astronomy)*

### H

- Heliocentric orbit
*(astronomy)* - Hohmann transfer orbit
*(astronomy)*

### I

- International Berthing and Docking Mechanism
*(astronomy)* - Interplanetary Transport Network
*(computing)*

### L

- Low-energy transfer
*(astronomy)* - Low thrust relative orbital transfer
*(astronomy)*

### M

- Mass ratio
*(computing)* - Minimum orbit intersection distance
*(astronomy)*

### N

- Near-equatorial orbit
*(astronomy)* - Nodal precession
*(astronomy)*

### O

- Oberth effect
*(astronomy)* - Orbit
*(physics)* - Orbit raising
*(astronomy)* - Orbital inclination change
*(astronomy)* - Orbital maneuver
*(astronomy)* - Orbital Mechanics for Engineering Students
*(engineering)* - Orbital station-keeping
*(astronomy)* - Osculating orbit
*(astronomy)*

### P

- Parking orbit
*(astronomy)* - Pass (spaceflight)
*(astronomy)* - Patched conic approximation
*(astronomy)* - Path-constrained rendezvous
*(astronomy)* - Payload fraction
*(astronomy)* - Pendulum rocket fallacy
*(astronomy)* - Perifocal coordinate system
*(computing)* - Photonic laser thruster
*(astronomy)* - Pioneer anomaly
*(astronomy)* - Polar orbit
*(astronomy)* - Porkchop plot
*(computing)* - Propellant mass fraction
*(astronomy)*

### R

- Radial trajectory
*(astronomy)*

### S

- Space rendezvous
*(astronomy)* - Specific angular momentum
*(astronomy)* - Specific orbital energy
*(astronomy)* - Specific relative angular momentum
*(astronomy)* - Sphere of influence (astrodynamics)
*(astronomy)* - Star tracker
*(astronomy)* - Statite
*(astronomy)* - Sun sensor
*(astronomy)* - Supersynchronous orbit
*(astronomy)* - Synchronous orbit
*(astronomy)*

### T

- Trans-Earth injection
*(astronomy)* - Trans-lunar injection
*(astronomy)* - Transfer orbit
*(astronomy)* - Transposition, docking, and extraction
*(astronomy)* - Tsiolkovsky rocket equation
*(computing)*