H-IIA
KhalifaSat & GOSAT-2

H-IIA | KhalifaSat & GOSAT-2

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries launch of a H-IIA Rocket


Mitsubishi Heavy Industries is scheduled to launch a H-IIA rocket as part of the KhalifaSat & GOSAT-2 mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission is on Mon Oct 29th 2018 12:08 AM from Osaki Y LP1, Tanegashima, Japan. The status of the launch is Green. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!


Mission

KhalifaSat & GOSAT-2

KhalifaSat is an Earth observation satellite for UAE. KhalifaSat will provide high-resolution imagery of Earth to be used for various purposes, including urban planning, change monitoring, area classification, monitoring environmental change and aiding relief efforts for natural disasters GOSAT 2 (Greenhouse gases Observing SATellite 2) is a Japanese satellite dedicated to greenhouse gas measurement from space. It's a follow on to the GOSAT mission and includes such improvements as an ability to gather more precise data and monitor carbon monoxide concentrations.

Location

Osaki Y LP1, Tanegashima, Japan

Tanegashima, Japan
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency

Rocket

H-IIA

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