Japan’s H-IIB Launches On 2nd Try To ISS

A Mitsubishi Heavy Industries’ (MHI) H-IIB rocket lifted off from the Tanegashima Space Center in southern Japan on Sept. 24 to send a cargo ship on its way to the International Space Station (ISS). Liftoff, which occurred at 12:05 p.m. EDT (1:05 a.m. Sept. 25 local time), came two weeks after a...
Irene Klotz

Irene Klotz is Senior Space Editor for Aviation Week, based in Cape Canaveral. Before joining Aviation Week in 2017, Irene spent 25 years as a wire service reporter covering human and robotic spaceflight, commercial space, astronomy, science and technology for Reuters and United Press International.

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