Launch Result, Epsilon-3 with ASNARO-2 aboard

January 18, 2018 (JST)

Launch Result, Epsilon-3 with ASNARO-2 aboard

At6:06:11a.m. (Japan Standard Time) January 18, 2017, JAXA launched 
Epsilon-3, the third Epsilon launch vehicle which encapsulates NEC 
Small radar satellite "ASNARO-2", from the JAXA Uchinoura Space 
Center. The launch occurred on time.

The launch and flight of Epsilon-3 took place normally. 
Approximately 52 minutes 35 seconds into the flight, the separation 
of ASNARO-2 proceeded, with confirmation as successful.

JAXA expresses appreciation for the support by all.

For more information regarding Epsilon-3 and ASNARO-2, go to:


National Research and Development Agency Japan Aerospace Exploration 
Agency (JAXA)