Mitsubishi Heavy Industries

H-IIA 202

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries

(MHI)

Successes: 31 Failures: 0 Pending: 9

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H-IIA 202

Configuration: 202
Family: H-II

H-IIA (H2A) is an active expendable launch system operated by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) for the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency. The liquid-fueled H-IIA rockets have been used to launch satellites into geostationary orbit, to launch a lunar orbiting spacecraft, and to launch Akatsuki, which studied the planet Venus. Launches occur at the Tanegashima Space Center.

Earth Science


ALOS 2 (Advanced Land Observation Satellite 2) is a planned radar Earth observation satellite to be used for cartography, regional observation, disaster monitoring, and resource surveying. It is the follow up to the radar component of ALOS (Daichi)

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Tanegashima, Japan

Yoshinobu Launch Complex


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