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  • Launching the Future MHI Launch Services Launch of the H-II Transfer Vehicle KOUNOTORI6 (HTV6) aboard the H-IIB Launch Vehicle No. 6, Scheduled date of launch: December 9 (Fri.), 2016 (Japan Standard Time), Launch time: 10:26:47 p.m. (Japan Standard Time), Note: Time will be determined by the updated orbit of the International Space Station (ISS)., Read More Countdown Report, Final countdown status of H-IIB Flight No.6 will be reported from the day before launch. Read More
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  • Launch Services Schedule Assurance, Reliable Launch, and Customer-Oriented Operations. Mitsubishi Heavy Industries launch services.

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    We continue to provide highly assured, highly reliable launches based on infallible manufacturing technologies. We have achieved the success rate of 96.8 percent as of H-IIA No.31 launch and we are striving to enhance the reliability.

  • Launch Schedule/Record This page presents details on the launch schedule, launch record, and countdown report for the H-IIA and the H-IIB Launch Vehicle.

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    Launch of the H-II Transfer Vehicle KOUNOTORI6 (HTV6) aboard the H-IIB Launch Vehicle No. 6 Launch Schedule, Launch Schedule, Scheduled date of launch: December 9 (Fri.), 2016 (Japan Standard Time, JST), Launch time: around 10:26 p.m. (JST) (Note 1), Note 1: Time will be determined by the updated orbit of the International Space Station (ISS).

  • Launch Vehicle Family Mitsubishi Heavy Industries launch vehicle series.

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    H-IIA Launch Vehicle The move toward a launch vehicle series will help us reduce costs and provide a wider range of launch capabilities while assuring reliability using the proven technologies acquired through the development of the H-II.

  • Library Photographs, videos, and material related to the manufacture, assembly, and launch of the H-IIA Launch Vehicle.

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Live Broadcast The launching scene of H-IIB Launch Vehicle No.6 will air live from the Tanegashima Space Center. (Link to JAXA.)
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