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【Press Release】


IBUKI-2 (GOSAT-2) Successful Launch and Completion of Critical Operations Phase

 

The GOSAT-2 Project at the National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES) announces that NIES has issued a press release.

 

GOSAT-2 was successfully launched by H-IIA Launch Vehicle No. 40 (H-IIA F40) from the JAXA Tanegashima Space Center on October 29, 2018 (JST). With the completion of the series of operations such as powering up mission equipment, GOSAT-2 has been able to sustain itself in orbit. This concludes the critical operations phase.

 

For more details, please see the press release:

http://www.nies.go.jp/whatsnew/20181031/20181031-e.html

 

 

Updated: November 1, 2018