Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) Archived News


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  • KAGUYA (SELENE) World's First Image Taken of the Moon by HDTV
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Wednesday, November 7, 2007
    Posted on: 11/7/2007 9:53:04 AM PDT

  • KAGUYA (SELENE) Placed in Science Orbit Around the Moon
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Tuesday, October 23, 2007
    Posted on: 10/23/2007 5:02:03 AM PDT

  • Launch of the KAGUYA (SELENE) by H-IIA Launch Vehicle No.13
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Wednesday, September 12, 2007
    Posted on: 9/12/2007 7:48:52 AM PDT

  • JAMSTEC/JAXA: Total Area of Sea Ice in Arctic Ocean Smallest Since Observations Started
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Saturday, August 18, 2007
    Posted on: 8/18/2007 11:12:19 AM PDT

  • New Launch Day of the KAGUYA (SELENE) by H-IIA Launch Vehicle No. 13
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Wednesday, August 15, 2007
    Posted on: 8/15/2007 2:34:44 AM PDT

  • Observation Results of the "Daichi" relating to the Niigata Chuetsu Offshore Earthquake
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Monday, July 23, 2007
    Posted on: 7/23/2007 9:48:12 AM PDT

  • Launch Postponement of KAGUYA (SELENE)
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Monday, July 23, 2007
    Posted on: 7/23/2007 9:46:58 AM PDT

  • "KAGUYA" selected as SELENE's nickname
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Sunday, June 10, 2007
    Posted on: 6/10/2007 8:37:44 AM PDT

  • Hayabusa starts fully fledged return trip to Earth
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Saturday, April 28, 2007
    Posted on: 4/28/2007 6:16:47 PM PDT

  • Hayabusa to start return trip to Earth in mid April
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Wednesday, April 4, 2007
    Posted on: 4/4/2007 8:45:53 AM PDT

  • Kyoto Workshop for Global Space Exploration Strategy
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Friday, March 9, 2007
    Posted on: 3/9/2007 8:45:49 PM PDT

  • Announcement of Japanese Expedition Crew to the International Space Station (ISS)
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Monday, February 19, 2007
    Posted on: 2/19/2007 6:08:09 PM PDT

  • Deliver Your Message to the Moon Aboard Selene
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Thursday, November 30, 2006
    Posted on: 11/30/2006 8:51:13 PM PDT

  • Hinode Early Operations and Near-Future Plans
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Tuesday, October 31, 2006
    Posted on: 10/31/2006 7:52:37 AM PDT

  • Launch Result of the 22nd Scientific Satellite (SOLAR-B) by M-V-7
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Monday, September 25, 2006
    Posted on: 9/25/2006 6:44:02 AM PDT

  • Launch Time of SOLAR-B/M-V-7
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Friday, September 22, 2006
    Posted on: 9/22/2006 8:24:10 AM PDT

  • Launch Date of Large Deployable Reflector Small-sized Partial Model 2 (LDREX-2)
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Friday, September 22, 2006
    Posted on: 9/22/2006 8:23:06 AM PDT

  • Commencement of AKARI Observations and Initial Results from Performance Verification (PV) Phase
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Tuesday, May 23, 2006
    Posted on: 5/23/2006 8:09:08 AM PDT

  • Akari: Removal of the Cover of the Telescope and Operation Schedule
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Sunday, April 16, 2006
    Posted on: 4/16/2006 3:17:58 PM PDT

  • Launch Result of ASTRO-F/M-V-8
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - Wednesday, February 22, 2006
    Posted on: 2/22/2006 8:54:06 PM PDT

  • Status Reports

  • Kayuga (Selene) Composition of Lunar 3-D Movies with Terrain Camera Images
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - December 1, 2007
    Posted on: 12/1/2007 8:52:21 AM PDT

  • Kaguya (Selene) Lunar Observations by Terrain Camera and Multi-band Imager
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - November 21, 2007
    Posted on: 11/21/2007 2:23:18 PM PDT

  • Kaguya (Selene) Images of Earth-Rise Over the Moon
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - November 13, 2007
    Posted on: 11/13/2007 9:19:18 AM PDT

  • Kaguya (Selene) Releases Relay Satellite
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - October 9, 2007
    Posted on: 10/9/2007 10:03:02 AM PDT

  • Result of Selene's Lunar Orbit Injection Maneuver
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - October 4, 2007
    Posted on: 10/4/2007 9:43:29 PM PDT

  • Lunar Explorer KAGUYA (SELENE) Successful Image Taking by the High Definition Television (HDTV)
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - October 1, 2007
    Posted on: 10/1/2007 9:01:06 AM PDT

  • KAGUYA (SELENE) Deployment of the High-Gain Antenna
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - September 17, 2007
    Posted on: 9/17/2007 7:41:11 AM PDT

  • Selene Lunar Mission Launched
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - September 14, 2007
    Posted on: 9/14/2007 8:57:07 AM PDT

  • Successful re-ignition of Ion Engine C onboard Hayabusa
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - August 22, 2007
    Posted on: 8/22/2007 12:58:23 PM PDT

  • Observation Results of the 2007 Noto Peninsular Earthquake by the Advanced Land Observing Satellite "Daichi"
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - April 12, 2007
    Posted on: 4/12/2007 10:39:50 AM PDT

  • Drift Orbit Injection Result of the Engineering Test Satellite VIII KIKU No. 8
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - December 27, 2006
    Posted on: 12/27/2006 6:59:29 PM PDT

  • Deployment Status of the Large Deployable Antenna Reflectors of the Engineering Test Satellite VIII KIKU No. 8
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - December 27, 2006
    Posted on: 12/27/2006 6:57:32 PM PDT

  • Deployment Result of the Large Deployable Antenna Reflectors of the Engineering Test Satellite VIII KIKU No. 8
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - December 27, 2006
    Posted on: 12/27/2006 6:56:06 PM PDT

  • Completion of the Critical Phase of the Engineering Test Satellite VIII KIKU No. 8
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - December 27, 2006
    Posted on: 12/27/2006 6:55:16 PM PDT

  • Status of the "Kirari", Optical Inter-orbit Communications Engineering Test Satellite (OICETS)
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - April 24, 2006
    Posted on: 4/24/2006 6:47:29 AM PDT

  • Current Status of Hayabusa Spacecraft - Communication and Operation Resumption
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - March 7, 2006
    Posted on: 3/8/2006 5:11:50 AM PDT

  • Images of Leyte Island Observed by the PALSAR onboard the "Daichi"
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - March 27, 2006
    Posted on: 2/26/2006 2:41:16 PM PDT

  • Launch Result of the Multi-functional Transport Satellite 2 by the H-IIA Launch Vehicle No. 9
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - February 18, 2006
    Posted on: 2/18/2006 1:18:34 PM PDT

  • Image data acquired by the AVNIR-2 onboard the "Daichi"
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - February 17, 2006
    Posted on: 2/17/2006 3:36:04 PM PDT

  • Launch Time Change for Multi-functional Transport Satellite 2 (MTSAT-2) Aboard the H-IIA Launch Vehicle No. 9 (H-IIA F9)
    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) - February 17, 2006
    Posted on: 2/17/2006 3:29:44 PM PDT

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