Project Title

Orbit Data Messages (Version 2)


Document Number



2.02 Navigation Working Group

Document Type


Description of Document

<div>This document is an update of the Orbit Data Messages originally published as CCSDS 502.0-B-1. It incorporates a new message added to meet requirements generated by the ISO TC20/SC14/WG3.</div>

Applicable Patents

There are no patent issues for this technology that are known by the CCSDS community

Patent Comments

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Prototype 2

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Prototype 3

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Legend for Schedule Milestones
Orange Bullet = Required for Orange Books
Green Bullet = Required for Green Books
Magenta Bullet = Required for Magenta Books
Blue Bullet = Required for Blue Books
Note - Red Books are Draft Blue/Magenta Books

Schedule Milestones
Orange BookGreen BookMagenta BookBlue Book
Original Completion Date
(Date in M/D/YYYY format.)
(Date in M/D/YYYY format.)
Project ApprovedOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet3/4/2005Added to Charter by CESG
Project Start DateOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet
Internal WG Review
First Draft Circulated to WGOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet10/16/2006First pink book distributed for comment
First Draft Comments DueOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet1/15/2007Date of Winter Meetings 2007
Second draft circulated to WGOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet3/2/2008
Second Draft Comments DueOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet3/14/2008End date of Spring 2008 Meetings
Final WB Submitted to AD for Further ProcessingOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet4/20/2008Pink Book submitted to Secretariat for Agency Review Prep
External Milestones
Secretariat Document ProcessingOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet7/25/2008
First Agency ReviewMagenta BulletBlue Bullet9/23/2008
RID ResolutionMagenta BulletBlue Bullet12/31/2008Spring Meeting 2009
Secretariat Document Processing 2Magenta BulletBlue Bullet1/31/2009
Final Agency ReviewMagenta BulletBlue Bullet4/30/2009
RID ResolutionMagenta BulletBlue Bullet6/30/2009
First Prototype DevelopmentBlue Bullet6/30/2009per CCSDS Nav WG Telecon 08/26/2009
Second Prototype DevelopmentBlue Bullet6/30/2009per CCSDS Nav WG Telecon 08/26/2009
CMC ApprovalOrange BulletGreen BulletMagenta BulletBlue Bullet7/31/2009per email [CESG] Results of CMC Polls Closing 11 November 2009
Total Time to Complete
(in months)
Version: 36.0
Created at 9/12/2008 1:37 PM by Berry David
Last modified at 4/8/2013 11:18 PM by CCSDS Tech Support