ForewordIntroductionHauptteilScopeNormative referencesTerms and definitionsSymbols and abbreviated termsSymbolsAbbreviated termsGeosynchronous regionProtected regionPrimary requirementsDisposal manoeuvre planningProbability of successful disposalCriteria for executing disposal actionContingency planningDisposal planning requirementsGeneralEstimating propellant reservesComputing the initial perigee increaseDeveloping basic manoeuvre requirements for a stable disposal orbitDeveloping long-term (100-year) disposal orbit characteristicsDetermining the manoeuvre sequenceDeveloping a vehicle securing planDeveloping a contingency planTabulated values of the optimal eccentricity vector (informative)Optimal manoeuvre sequences (informative)GeneralType A manoeuvre sequenceType B manoeuvre sequenceSample manoeuvre sequenceManoeuvre sequence for low-thrust propulsionExample calculations (informative)Closed-form equations for computing off-perigee burn locationsSample 100-year histories of sun-pointing disposal orbitsDisposal strategy and analysis for sample GEO satellite (informative)Discussion of conditional probability (informative)GeneralCase 1Case 2Case 3Bibliography