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H-IIB Launch Vehicle No. 4


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    August 4, 2013
    H-IIB Launch Vehicle No. 4 with the KOUNOTORI4 (HTV4) onboard, Liftoff (2)


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    August 4, 2013
    H-IIB Launch Vehicle No. 4 with the KOUNOTORI4 (HTV4) onboard, Liftoff (1)


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    August 3, 2013
    H-IIB launch vehicle No.4 to arrive at launch pad

  • H-IIB launch vehicle No.4 on the way to launch pad
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    August 3, 2013
    H-IIB launch vehicle No.4 on the way to launch pad

  • The encapsulated KOUNOTORI4 was transported to the Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) and installed onto the H-IIB launch vehicle No.4.
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    July 20, 2013
    The encapsulated KOUNOTORI4 was transported to the Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) and installed onto the H-IIB launch vehicle No.4.

  • The H-II Transfer Vehicle (HTV) KOUNOTORI4 was mated with the Payload Attach Fitting (PAF) at the Spacecraft and Fairing Assembly Building #2 (SFA2).
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    July 11, 2013
    The H-II Transfer Vehicle (HTV) KOUNOTORI4 was mated with the Payload Attach Fitting (PAF) at the Spacecraft and Fairing Assembly Building #2 (SFA2).

  • Attached Solid Rocket Boosters (SRB-As) to H-IIB launch vehicle No.4
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    June 7, ~11, 2013
    Attached Solid Rocket Boosters (SRB-As) to H-IIB launch vehicle No.4

  • The second stage of H-IIB launch vehicle No. 4 mating with the first stage.
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    June 4, 2013
    The second stage of H-IIB launch vehicle No. 4 mating with the first stage.

  • H-IIB launch vehicle No.4, First stage VOS (Vehicle On Stand)
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    June 4, 2013
    H-IIB launch vehicle No.4, First stage VOS (Vehicle On Stand)

  • H-IIB launch vehicle No.4 arrived at Shimama port in Tanegashima island
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    June 3, 2013
    H-IIB launch vehicle No.4 arrived at Shimama port in Tanegashima island

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