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JAXA H-IIA to Launch Michibiki 3 Communication Satellite

Image credit & copyright: Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA). Launch Alert (UPDATE!): Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 01:00 EDT (05:00 UTC), the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), will be launching the Mitsubishi Heavy Industries H-IIA (H-2A) rocket; Launch Vehicle No. 35 … Continue reading

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ISS Fades Away

Image Credit & Copyright: Me. Here’s another one that I captured, this time on June 9, 2015 and it’s of the International Space Station (ISS) rising off of the north-northwest (NNW) horizon and instead of making a full flyover, it … Continue reading

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JAXA READIES SECOND MISSION TO LAND ON AN ASTEROID AND RETURN SAMPLES

Image Credit & Copyright: JAXA of H-IIA F21 (image P100006742).  See below for launch, mission and rocket information to include many links. Saturday, November 29 at 23:24 EST (04:24 UTC on the 30th) the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), will … Continue reading

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LAUNCH OF JAXA’S H-IIA ROCKET WITH ALOS 2

LAUNCH OF JAXA’S H-IIA ROCKET WITH ALOS 2 Here’s the launch of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency’s (JAXA) H-IIA rocket designated F-24 with the Advanced Land Observing Satellite (ALOS-2) satellite. Launch took place on May 24, 2014 at 0305 UTC … Continue reading

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COSMOS: A SPACE-TIME ODYSSEY WITH NEIL DEGRASSE TYSON

COSMOS: A SPACE-TIME ODYSSEY WITH NEIL DEGRASSE TYSON Photo Credit: FOX. CLICK photo for larger view and see below for links and information. Sunday, March 9, 2014 at 21:00 EST (20:00 CST & 18:00 PST) on FOX as well as … Continue reading

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MANICOUAGAN IMPACT CRATER FROM THE ISS.

MANICOUAGAN IMPACT CRATER FROM THE ISS. Photo Credit: JAXA Astronaut, Koichi Wakata: CLICK for larger image and see below for links and information. On January 5, 2014 Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) astronaut Koichi Wakata captured this image of the … Continue reading

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BURN BABY BURN……….

BURN BABY BURN………. Photo Credit: Fixed camera on the ISS. CLICK for larger photo and check below for links! Not all amazing ISS photos come from astronauts/cosmonauts! Taken on September 7, 2013 NASA a fixed camera onboard the ISS caught … Continue reading

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