H-II Launch Schedule

Yoshiro Yamada (yamada@ysc.go.jp)
Sat, 25 Feb 1995 14:10:04 +0900

Launch of the H-II No. 3 Vehicle
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February 24, 1995
NASDA HQ, Tokyo

The H-II Launch Vehicle with the Space Flyer Unit (SFU) and
Geostationary Meteorological Satellite-5 (GMS-5) aboard is
newly scheduled to be launched as follows:

1. Primary Launch Date: March 15, 1995

2. Launch Window: 16:45 - 18:10 (JST=UTC+9h)

3. Alternative Launch Period: March 16 to 31, 1995

Regarding the malfunction having been detected in SFU, it has
been recovered to the normal condition and confirmed there is
no concerns with the launch.
The relating organizations have agreed to settle the above new
launch schedule.


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Yoshiro Yamada                            | tel    : +81-45-832-1166
Astronomy Section                         | fax    : +81-45-832-1161
      Yokohama Science Center             | e-mail : yamada@ysc.go.jp
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