Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency launch of a Epsilon Rocket

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Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency was scheduled to launch a Epsilon rocket as part of the ASNARO-2 mission. The launch window for the Earth Science mission was on Wed, Jan 17th, 2018, 4:06 PM from Mu Center, Uchinoura Space Center, Japan. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch! Watch the launch video of the Epsilon and experience the excitement for yourself.


Mission

ASNARO-2

ASNARO-2 (Advanced Satellite with New system ARchitecture for Observation) is an advanced small X-band radar satellite for Earth observation for Japan. Satellite weighs about 495 kg and is to operate in sun-synchronous orbit.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

Mu Center, Uchinoura Space Center, Japan

Uchinoura Space Center, Japan
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency

Rocket

Epsilon

Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency
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