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H-II Transfer Vehicle KOUNOTORI (HTV)

KOUNOTORI5 has arrived at the launch pad

Last Updated: August 19, 2015
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H-IIB rocket arrives at the launch pad (Credit: JAXA)

From 04:30-05:02 a.m., August 19, the encapsulated KOUNOTORI5 was transferred from the Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) to the Launch Pad 2 in the Tanegashima Space Center (TNSC).

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H-IIB rocket being transferred to the launch pad (Credit: JAXA)

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