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H-II

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Administrator: Hiroshi Yamakawa Founded: 2003 Successes: 35 Failures: 1 Pending: 6

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) is Japan's national aero-space agency. Through the merger of three previously independent organizations, JAXA was formed on 1 October 2003. JAXA is responsible for research, technology development and the launch of satellites into orbit, and is involved in many more advanced missions, such as asteroid exploration and possible manned exploration of the Moon. JAXA launch their Epsilon vehicle from the Uchinoura Space Center and their H-II vehicles from the Tanegashima Space Center.

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Launch Vehicle


H-II

Configuration: A
Family: H-II

Vehicle Specifications


H-IIA
GTO: None
LEO: None
Length: None m
Diameter: None m
Launch Mass: Nonek kg
Thurst: None kN
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Launch Window


NET: May 17th 2012 - 16:39 UTC

Open: May 17th 2012 - 16:39 UTC

Close: May 17th 2012 - 16:39 UTC

Watch the Launch



Tanegashima, Japan

Osaki Y LP1, Tanegashima, Japan


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Videos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hGJPdOSGVZc

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