Press Release


Launch Experiment of M-V Launch Vehicle No. 6

June 22, 2005 (JST)

Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) would like to announce that the launch experiment of the M-V Launch Vehicle No. 6 (M-V-6) with the 23rd scientific mission satellite ASTRO-EII onboard was approved by the Space Activities Commission (SAC) as follows.

Scheduled date of experiment: July 6 (Wednesday), 2005
Launch windows: July 6 (Wed) thru July 15 (Fri), 2005
and July 22 (Fri) thru Aug 2 (Tue)
Experiment time: 12:30 thru 13:00
Experiment site: Uchinoura Space Center

For inquiries:
JAXA Public Affairs Department
Tel: +81-3-6266-6413 to 7, Fax: +81-3-6266-6910