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H-II Transfer Vehicle KOUNOTORI (HTV)

Reentry of KOUNOTORI8 was confirmed

Last Updated: November 3, 2019

The reentry of the H-II Transfer Vehicle KOUNOTORI8 (HTV8) into Earth's atmosphere was confirmed.

Estimated Reentry* Time Around 11:09 a.m., November 3
Estimated Splashdown Time Around 11:20 a.m. to 11:52 a.m., November 3

* Altitude at 120km

HTV Mission Control Room during the reentry of KOUNOTORI8 at the Tsukuba Space Center (Credit: JAXA)

*All times are Japan Standard Time (JST. UTC + 9 hours)

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