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Sept. 28, 2019, 11 a.m.

HTV-8 “Kounotori” Rendezvous and Capture

International Space Station International Space Station H-IIB 304 | Kounotori 8 (HTV-8)

NASA TV will live stream the rendezvous and capture of JAXA's HTV-8 cargo craft to the International Space Station.

Capture is scheduled at 11:00 UTC.

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H-IIB 304 | Kounotori 8 (HTV-8)

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries | JPN
Tanegashima, Japan
Sept. 24, 2019, 4:05 p.m.
Status: Success
Mission: Resupply

Uncrewed cargo resupply mission to International Space Station.

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