Today’s Launch Cancellation, H-II Transfer Vehicle “KOUNOTORI7” aboard the H-IIB Vehicle No. 7


September 15, 2018 (JST)

Today’s Launch Cancellation, H-II Transfer Vehicle "KOUNOTORI7" 
aboard the H-IIB Vehicle No. 7

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. and Japan Aerospace Exploration 
Agency (JAXA) have cancelled launch of the H-IIB Launch Vehicle 
No. 7(H-IIB F7) with aboard the H-II Transfer Vehicle "KOUNOTORI7" 
(HTV7), the cargo transporter to the International Space Station 
(ISS). The cancellation is because additional investigation became 
necessary of the H-IIB F7 propulsion system. The launch was scheduled 
for September 15, 2018, from the JAXA Tanegashima Space Center.

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Launch schedule updates will be informed when determined.

MHI Launch Services -H-IIA/H-IIB Launch Vehicle-
https://www.mhi.com/products/space/launch_service.html

Reference links for further information:
http://global.jaxa.jp/projects/rockets/h2b/
http://iss.jaxa.jp/en/htv/index.html

URL:
http://global.jaxa.jp/press/2018/09/20180915_h2bf7.html


Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.
National Research and Development Agency Japan Aerospace 
Exploration Agency (JAXA)