Tanegashima Space Center


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Tanegashima Space Center

(tah-neg-ah-shee -mah) See NASDA.
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The GPM Core Observatory is scheduled to launch on February 27 from JAXA's Tanegashima Space Center on a Japanese H-IIA rocket.
Kirobo: On the Kounotori from Tanegashima Space Center.
from the launch pad at Tanegashima Space Center on Tanegashima Island in Kagoshima Prefecture.
4 from the Tanegashima Space Center on Tanegashima Island in Kagoshima Prefecture.
The first Japanese H-2A rocket carrying a foreign satellite lifted off from the agency's Tanegashima Space Center on Tanegashima Island in Kagoshima Prefecture, southwestern Japan, at 1:39 a.
Voznyuk, who directed the launch of all ballistic missiles at the Kapustin Yar Cosmodrome; the Australian-built sounding rockets for upper atmospheric research at Woomera; French solid motors for missiles and rockets from World War II to the 1960s; a preliminary study of the pedigree and origin of the Japanese traditional farmer's rocket; and a history of the Tanegashima Space Center, Japan.
The vehicle, called the H-II Transfer Vehicle Kounotori 3 (HTV3), is due to lift off from Japan's Tanegashima Space Center, bearing food, supplies and scientific experiments to the orbiting laboratory.
Tuesday from Tanegashima Space Center in Kagoshima Prefecture.
5 meters in height, will be transported by ship from Korea to Tanegashima in Japan's Kagoshima Prefecture for launching by MHI's H-IIA launch vehicle at the Tanegashima Space Center of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA).
TOKYO - Japan will launch the country's first lunar orbiter spacecraft Selene in August with a domestically developed H-2A rocket from the Tanegashima Space Center in Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency President Keiji Tachikawa said Thursday.
The cargo ship - named Kounotori, which means stork in Japanese - lifted off from the Tanegashima Space Center in southern Japan at 8:26 a.