Section headings and selected papers: Plenary Session. The NASA telerobotics research program, R Rhoads Stephenson. Navigation, Attitude Determination and Pointing Systems. New concept for autonomous rendezvous approach navigation and guidance system using only target image information, M Ikeuchi & T Tanabe. Satellite Attitude and Orbital Control Systems I. Attitude control system for engineering test satellite-VI, T Kitahara et al. Space Robotics and Manipulators. Theoretical and experimental study on in-orbit capture operation with satellite mounted manipulator, Y Umetani & K Yoshida. Instruments and Aeronautical Systems. A review of space guidance and control equipment, D B Debra & J Rodden. Launch Vehicles and Interplanetary Vehicles. Robust techniques application for attitude control of a launcher during atmospheric flight, N Imbert et al. Satellite Attitude and Orbital Control Systems II. Automatic control of astronomical satellites, S Kampen. Future Vehicles. Navigation, guidance and control subsystem of space flyer unit, T Nishimura et al. Author index. Keyword index.