Press Release


New Launch Date and Time
for Epsilon-1 with SPRINT-A Onboard

September 12, 2013 (JST)

Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)

Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) would like to announce that we have set the launch date and time of the first Epsilon Launch Vehicle (Epsilon-1) with the Spectroscopic Planet Observatory for Recognition of Interaction of Atmosphere (SPRINT-A) onboard as follows.

Scheduled launch day: September 14 (Saturday), 2013
Scheduled launch time: 1:45:00 p.m.
Scheduled launch time window: 1:45 thru 2:30 p.m.

* All date and times are Japan Standard Time.