Japan Reschedules Space Station Cargo Mission Launch

Credit: ESA
HOUSTON — The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) has rescheduled the launch of its fifth resupply mission to the International Space Station for Aug. 19, following two previous delays blamed on heavy rains at Tanageshima Space Center. The H-II Transfer Vehicle, filled with 4.7 tons of food...

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