From June 1-2, the operations for loading the ISS battery Orbital Replacement Units (ORUs) into the H-II Transfer Vehicle KOUNOTORI6 and filling the water bags were unveiled to the press at the Tanegashima Space Center (TNSC).
The H-II Transfer Vehicle, KOUNOTORI6 is scheduled to be launched on October 1, 2016, from the Tanegashima Space Center.
The CALorimetric Electron Telescope (CALET) onboard the Japanese Experiment Module "Kibo" of the International Space Station (ISS) since 2015 has succeeded in observing a tremendous shower of electrons (called "Relativistic Electron Precipitation: REP").
Mr. Shuichi Ichimura, a JAXA flight director, joined the Kibo-ABC regular monthly web conference on June 16th to give a presentation about ISS/Kibo experiment preparation process.
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