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Area Space radiocommunications / Satellites, spacecrafts and orbits

IEV ref725-11-20

en
transfer orbit
an orbit in which a spacecraft may be placed temporarily whilst being transferred from an initial orbit, or the launching trajectory, to another orbit

Note – A transfer orbit is often an elliptical orbit between two circular orbits.


fr
orbite de transfert, f
orbite sur laquelle un engin spatial peut être placé temporairement entre une orbite initiale, ou la trajectoire de lancement, et une orbite finale

Note – Une orbite de transfert est souvent une orbite elliptique entre deux orbites circulaires.


ar
مدار انتقال

de
Transferbahn, f
Übergangsbahn, f

es
órbita de transferencia

fi
siirtorata

it
orbita di trasferimento

ja
遷移軌道

pl
orbita przejściowa (satelity)

pt
órbita de transferência

sl
vmesna (začasna) orbita

sv
övergångsbana

Publication date: 1994-08
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