Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) reported to the Space Activities Commission (SAC) about the launch of the Optical Inter-orbit Communication Engineering Test Satellite (OICETS) and the piggyback satellite INDEX. SAC consequently accepted the planned itinerary.
|Scheduled Launch Date:||August 24 (Wednesday), 2005|
|Launch Window:||Between August 25 (Thursday) and November 1 (Tuesday), 2005|
|Scheduled Launch Time:||6:10 a.m.
(Note: Dates and time are all Japan Standard Time)
|Launch Site:||Baikonur Cosmodrome (Republic of Kazakhstan)|
|Launch Vehicle:||Dnepr Launch Vehicle|
JAXA Public Affairs Department
Tel: +81-3-6266-6413 to 7, Fax: +81-3-6266-6910