Telesat Gambles On H-IIA Upgrade For Telstar 12V

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A version of this article appears in the April 28 edition of Aviation Week & Space Technology. High launch costs and a strong yen have largely sidelined Japan as a player in the commercial launch sector. Despite a 96% success rate, the H-IIA rocket built by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has...

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