Orekit 10.1 released

The Orekit team is pleased to announce the release of Orekit version 10.1. This is a minor version, including both new features and bug fixes. The main changes are:

  • Combination of GNSS measurements.
  • Wind-up effect on GNSS measurements.
  • Support for Hatanaka compact RINEX format.
  • Laplace initial orbit determination method.
  • A new Field Of View package that includes circular, elliptical, dihedral and polygonal field of views.
  • Comparison methods in AbsoluteDate class.
  • Moved Orekit’s tutorials to a separate sister project.
  • NeQuick ionospheric model.
  • Improvement of the contributing guide.
  • Possibility to use multiplexed measurement.
  • IRNSS and SBAS analytical orbit propagators.
  • Possibility to write covariance matrices in OEM writers.
  • Default constructors for DSST force models.
  • Connection with Gitlab CI.
  • Improvement of release proceeding.
  • Implementation of the data loading proposal.
  • Several other features and bug fixes.

This version depends on Hipparchus 1.6

For complete release notes please see: https://www.orekit.org/site-orekit-10.1/changes-report.html

The maven artifacts are available in maven central. The source and binaries can be retrieved from the forge releases page: https://gitlab.orekit.org/orekit/orekit/releases