Press Release

SS-520 No. 5 Launch Postponement

December 26, 2017 (JST)

National Research and Development Agency
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)

JAXA has postponed the launch experiment of the microsatellite aboard SS-520 No. 5, due to a malfunction found in the launch vehicle component. The SS-520 No. 5 launch experiment was originally scheduled for December 28, 2017.

Schedule update will be available once complete.