H-II News


Mission Press Releases

  • Result of the Second Captive Firing Test for the First Stage Flight Model Tank of the H-IIB Launch Vehicle
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Wednesday, April 22, 2009
    Posted on: 4/22/2009 1:14:16 PM PDT

  • Postponement of the Second CFT of the First Stage Flight Model Tank for the H-IIB Launch Vehicle
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Monday, April 20, 2009
    Posted on: 4/20/2009 9:41:46 PM PDT

  • Launch Postponement of the Advanced Land Observing Satellite "Daichi" (ALOS)/H-IIA Launch Vehicle No. 8
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Sunday, January 22, 2006
    Posted on: 1/22/2006 8:07:58 PM PDT

  • Launch Failure of JAXA's IGS #2/H-IIA F6
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Saturday, November 29, 2003
    Posted on: 11/29/2003 8:59:57 AM PDT

  • ATK Propulsion and Composite Technology Supports Launch of Japan's H-IIA Rocket
    Alliant Techsystems - Wednesday, April 2, 2003
    Posted on: 4/2/2003 10:33:06 AM PDT

  • ATK Composite Technology Supports Flight of Japan's H-IIA Space Launch Vehicle
    Alliant Techsystems - Thursday, December 19, 2002
    Posted on: 12/18/2002 10:00:07 AM PDT

  • Le satellite d’observation de la Terre ADEOS-II mis en orbite avec succès par un lanceur japonais H-II A
    Centre National d'Etudes Spatiales (CNES) - Monday, December 16, 2002
    Posted on: 12/16/2002 10:23:57 AM PDT

  • Launch of the H-IIA Launch Vehicle Flight No.4
    National Space Development Agency of Japan - Wednesday, October 30, 2002
    Posted on: 10/30/2002 9:09:38 AM PDT

  • ATK Propulsion and Composite Technology Supports Launch of Japan's H-IIA Rocket
    Alliant Techsystems - Wednesday, September 11, 2002
    Posted on: 9/11/2002 7:16:47 AM PDT

  • Launch Information of H-IIA Launch Vehicle No.3
    National Space Development Agency of Japan - Wednesday, August 14, 2002
    Posted on: 8/14/2002 2:52:42 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Multi-functional Transport Satellite 2 Launch by the H-IIA Launch Vehicle No. 9 (H-IIA F9)
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - December 7, 2005
    Posted on: 12/7/2005 7:20:50 PM PDT

  • ADEOS-II (or"Midori II") Orbit Calculations
    National Space Development Agency of Japan - December 14, 2002
    Posted on: 12/14/2002 9:06:04 AM PDT

  • Japan Launches H-IIA Rocket
    National Space Development Agency of Japan - December 13, 2002
    Posted on: 12/13/2002 7:42:08 PM PDT

  • H-IIA, F4 Daily Report, 12-12-2002
    National Space Development Agency of Japan - December 12, 2002
    Posted on: 12/13/2002 7:04:35 PM PDT

  • H-IIA Update: Eight Days to Launch - 8 days before a launch
    National Space Development Agency of Japan - December 6, 2002
    Posted on: 12/9/2002 6:29:52 PM PDT

  • H-IIA Status Report: Payload Fairing Mating Operations
    National Space Development Agency of Japan - December 2, 2002
    Posted on: 12/2/2002 9:37:44 PM PDT

  • H-II A Mission Status: DEOS-II vs. Microsatellite
    National Space Development Agency of Japan - November 20, 2002
    Posted on: 11/25/2002 6:55:14 PM PDT

  • H-IIA Status: Payload Launch Site Operations are Underway at SFA
    National Space Development Agency of Japan - November 21, 2002
    Posted on: 11/25/2002 6:54:50 PM PDT

  • H-IIA Update: Eyes for Watching the Earth: Observation Sensors - 26 days before a launch
    National Space Development Agency of Japan - November 20, 2002
    Posted on: 11/20/2002 6:34:25 AM PDT

  • WDC SI Launch Announcement 13251: USERS and DRTS
    Spacewarn Bulletin - September 11, 2002
    Posted on: 9/11/2002 7:24:13 AM PDT

  • DRTS/USERS Spacecraft/H-IIA F3 Launched
    National Space Development Agency of Japan - September 10, 2002
    Posted on: 9/10/2002 6:28:42 AM PDT

  • H-IIA F3 Daily Report, 08-09-2002
    NASA HQ - September 8, 2002
    Posted on: 9/9/2002 8:40:33 AM PDT

  • H-IIA F3 Daily Report, 07-09-2002
    National Space Development Agency of Japan - September 7, 2002
    Posted on: 9/8/2002 5:45:23 PM PDT

  • H-IIA F3 Daily Report, 06-09-2002
    National Space Development Agency of Japan - September 6, 2002
    Posted on: 9/8/2002 5:42:47 PM PDT

  • Final Functional Check for DRTS/USERS/H-IIA F3
    National Space Development Agency of Japan - September 4, 2002
    Posted on: 9/4/2002 4:06:28 PM PDT

  • H-IIA F3 Daily Report, 02-09-2002 Payloads and Fairing Loaded onto H-IIA F3
    National Space Development Agency of Japan - September 2, 2002
    Posted on: 9/3/2002 7:34:57 AM PDT

  • H-IIA F3 Daily Report, 30-08-2002: 11 days before a launch
    National Space Development Agency of Japan - August 30, 2002
    Posted on: 9/3/2002 7:34:23 AM PDT

  • H-IIA Status Report: Cryogenic Test Completed - 15 days before a launch
    National Space Development Agency of Japan - August 27, 2002
    Posted on: 8/27/2002 8:49:57 AM PDT

  • H-IIA F3 Status Report 26 Aug 2002
    National Space Development Agency of Japan - August 26, 2002
    Posted on: 8/26/2002 7:51:49 PM PDT

  • H-IIA F3: Preparing for the Launch Vehicle Cryogenic Test: 19 days before a launch
    National Space Development Agency of Japan - August 23, 2002
    Posted on: 8/23/2002 6:11:29 PM PDT