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Postponement of the Launch Experiment of the M-V-6

By SpaceRef Editor
July 6, 2005
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Postponement of the Launch Experiment of the M-V-6
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The launch experiment of the M-V Launch Vehicle No. 6 (M-V-6) with the 23rd scientific satellite (ASTRO-EII) onboard has been rescheduled due to the adverse weather condition. The new launch day will be no earlier than July 8, 2005 (Japan Standard Time, JST) as there is no sign of weather recovery on July 7.

The launch experiment was originally scheduled at 12:30 p.m. on July 6, 2005 (JST) from the Uchinoura Space Center.

The new launch experiment date will be announced as soon as it is determined.

This information is also available on the following websites: http://www.jaxa.jp/index_e.html

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