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September, 2018

The launch of the H-IIB Launch Vehicle No. 7 has been postponed. Launch schedule updates will be informed when determined.

 

Reserved Launch Period: Sept. 12 --> Oct. 31, 20182

Location:  Yoshinobu Launch Complex at the JAXA Tanegashima Space Center

 

1The launch time is subject to change as the ISS orbit is updated.

2 Launch time and date during this period are pending, determined by the ISS operations and other status.

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MHI Launch Services by the Numbers

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~6 tons

Largest loading capacity for an ISS supply spacecraft

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97.8%

Success Rate across its H-IIA and H-IIB launch vehicles

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39

consecutive successful launches since 2005

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