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H-II Transfer Vehicle KOUNOTORI (HTV)

KOUNOTORI9 completes the HAM2 Height Adjustment Maneuver

Last Updated: May 25, 2020

KOUNOTORI9 completed its HAM2 Height Adjustment Maneuver at 4:32 p.m., May 25.

Once KOUNOTORI9 enters the proximity communications zone, it will establish communications with the Proximity Communication System (PROX) on board the ISS.
Then, KOUNOTORI9 gradually approaches the ISS from below of the ISS.

Final approach to the ISS

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