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

Credit: MHI/JAXA/NASA TV
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 fire...

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