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Re: Flying Formation in 3D Space
Posted:
Aug 5, 2009 9:04 PM


Assuming the coordinate system is like this...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Coord_system_CA_0.svg
And you are facing in the positive X direction.
Then the second point (x,y,z) will be...
x = 1465.24 + 1000 * cos(45) * cos(45) (FRONT = plus)
y = 2525.21  1000 * cos(45) * sin(45) (LEFT = minus)
z = 73.61 + 1000 * sin(45) (UP = plus)
The first version I posted was wrong, i realized that the 1000m was the distance between you and the other point.



