Launch Schedule – Japan 2013

Here is the current calendar for 2013 for Japan’s satellites and rocket launch vehicles as listed on the Forum at NASASpaceFlight on 15 November 2012:

2013

  • Complete
  • Upcoming
  • January 27 (04:00-06:00 UTC) – H-2A (F-22) – IGS radar-4; IGS Optical-5 demo (Test version)
  • TBD – (Dnepr) – WNISAT-1
  • TBD – (Dnepr) – HODOYOSHI-1, ChubuSat-1, TSUBAME, QSAT-EOS
  • TBD – (Dnepr) – ASNARO (Advanced Satellite with New system Architecture for Observation)
  • NET July 15 – H-2B – HTV4 (Kounotori)
  • Aug.-Sep – Epsilon – SPRINT-A / EXCEED
  • December- H-2A – ALOS-2 (SAR); Piggyback (SPROUT; RISING-2; UNIFORM-1; SOCRATES)

2014

  • June- H-2A – GPM/DPR STARS-II, optical communications test satellite, TeikyoSat-3, KSAT II, OPUSAT, INVADAR, ITF-1
  • Aug – H-2A – Astro-H
  • ?? – (Cyclone-4) – Nano-JASMINE
  • ?? – H-2B – HTV5 (Kounotori)
  • ?? – H-2A – IGS Optical-5 (Improved Optical)
  • ?? – H-2A – IGS Radar-Spare
  • Summer – H-2A – Himawari-8
  • Dec- H-2A – Hayabusa-2
  • NET FY2014 – Epsilon – ASNARO-2

Last updated 1 January 2013

2012 Launches
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