NASA GSFC General Mission Analysis Tool (GMAT) Fundamentals Training Announcement

Status Report From: Goddard Space Flight Center
Posted: Wednesday, October 8, 2014

The General Mission Analysis Tool (GMAT) team is pleased to announce that we are holding our introductory "GMAT Fundamentals" training course at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, MD, on October 29th.

This training will cover an introduction to the GMAT project, key features, mission examples, current status, and a series of guided introductory tutorials covering simple propagation, orbit transfers, B-plane targeting, finite burn targeting, and multiple-shooting optimization. GMAT is a general-purpose trajectory simulation and design tool for desktop use, co-developed by NASA and commercial partners. You can find out more information at

This is a full 8-hour live course hosted at GSFC. We are happy to facilitate public attendees via web conferencing. Web attendees will be able to interactively participate in all portions of the training program.

Please note that this specific training event is for US Citizens only.

If you are interested in this training, please contact Jason Laing at We will contact all respondents with further details.

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