Earth Observation Mission News
GOSAT-2 satellite launched
29 October 2018
A rocket carrying Japanese and United Arab Emirates earth observation satellites blasted off from the Tanegashima Space Center in Kagoshima Prefecture on Monday.
The 40th H-2A rocket was launched at 1:08 p.m. by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA).
Source: The Japan News
Image credit: The Yomiuri Shimbun - H-2A rocket is launched at Tanegashima Space Center in Kagoshima Prefecture on Monday