Antimeridian not handled at all

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vityok
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the missile-range utility function ignores the issue of antimeridian at all. See section "3.1.9. Antimeridian Cutting" in the RFC 7946

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  1. vityok reporter

    And the issue is not so straightforward as it can appear. Ideas for solution can be seen in the:

    Need to consider that the Poles might be a corner case as well.

    Re SPHERES package, here is description of the algorithm to find intersections of two great circles. In our case one great circle is antimeridian, another is defined by the "launch site" and the max range at the given azimuth.

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