This text describes the relationship between mission operations and the other elements of the space mission. It. defines the process that translates mission objectives and. requirements into a viable mission operations concept. It. describes how interplanetary, international, microsatellite, and crewed missions operate..Squibb, Gael F. is the author of 'Cost Effective Space Mission Operations ', published 2006 under ISBN 9780073313214 and ISBN 0073313211.