guitarxe Posted September 18, 2014 Share Posted September 18, 2014 (edited) I want to change my orbit's inclination to, hopefully, make an orbit that crosses the poles (this is after I had already launched into an equatorial orbit, yes I know it's much easier and more efficient to launch directly into such an orbit). I know when you do rendezvouses in orbit, you can match orbit inclination by burning during an AN or DN. But if I'm just orbiting and want to change my orbit inclination, I can just do it at any time, yes? Or when I have an inclination that is > 0, does it become more efficient to burn at specific points in the orbit itself?And another question regarding this - is it possible to make inclination change burns without affecting your AP and PE? When I tried, I inevitably stretched out my orbit height, even though I was burning at 90 degrees to my velocity vector and shouldn't have been adding any velocity to my orbit. Edited September 18, 2014 by guitarxe change to answered Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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