H-II – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Family: H-II meters Length: 49 meters Diameter: 4 meters Launch Mass: 260 Low Earth Orbit Capacity: 10060 The H-II was manufactured by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries with the first launch on 1994-02-03. H-II has 0 successful launches and 0 failed launches with a total of 0 launches. The H-II rocket was a Japanese satellite launch system which flew seven times between 1994 and 1999 with 5 successes. It was developed by NASDA in order to give Japan a capability to launch larger satellites in the 1990s. It was the first two stage liquid fuelled rocket Japan made using only domestic technologies. Manufacturer Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. is a Japanese multinational engineering, electrical equipment and electronics company headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. MHI is one of the core companies of the Mitsubishi Group. MHI’s products include aerospace components, air conditioners, aircraft, automotive components, forklift trucks, hydraulic equipment, machine tools, missiles, power generation equipment, printing machines, ships and space launch vehicles. Through its defense-related activities, it is the world’s 23rd-largest defense contractor measured by 2011 defense revenues and the largest based in Japan. Mitsubishi Heavy Industries is a Commercial JPN entity that was founded in 1884 and is administered by Seiji Izumisawa. Mitsubishi Heavy Industries has 36 successful launches and 0 failed launches with a total of 36 launches.