Launch of Spectroscopic Planet Observatory for Recognitionof Interaction of Atmosphere (SPRINT-A) by Epsilon-1
The launch schedule of the H-IIB Launch Vehicle No. 4 (H-IIB F4) and the first Epsilon Launch Vehicle (Epsilin-1) is decided! The H-IIB F4, which will carry the KOUNOTORI4, is to be launched on Aug. 4MM DD from the Tanegashima Space Center, whereas the Epsilin-1 will lift off from the Uchinoura Space Center with SPRINT-A onboard on Aug. 22MM DD. Please keep your eyes on the two missions in the summer 2013!