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A Special TV Program about JJ-FAST will be broadcasted on NHK WORLD/jibtv on 17 and 18 May 2018!

Topics Introduction in Japanese follows English. How to watch the program STORYForests play various roles: nourishing many life forms, generating oxygen, protecting the soil, and producing water. But deforestation continues to be an issue worldwide. It is even being said that they will have completely vanished 100 years from now if the current situation remains […]

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JAXA's Activity of JEM Small Satellite Orbital Deployer (J-SSOD) win MEXT's Prize for Science and Technology in the 2018 Commendation

JAXA’s Activity of JEM Small Satellite Orbital Deployer (J-SSOD) win MEXT’s Prize for Science and Technology in the 2018 Commendation Last Updated: May 10, 2018 JAXA’s activity using JEM Small Satellite Orbital Deployer (J-SSOD) took Prizes for Science and Technology (in the Science and Technology Promotion Category) at the 2018 Commendation for Science and Technology […]

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JAXA's Operations support for Cygnus spacecraft completed

JAXA’s Operations support for Cygnus spacecraft completed Last Updated: March 7, 2018 The JAXA H-II Transfer Vehicle (HTV) “KOUNOTORI” Operation Control Team had long supported operations of the Cygnus spacecraft -the US unmanned resupply cargo ship. Starting with Cygnus Orb D1 launched on Sept. 18, 2013, JAXA had supported the Cygnus operations for five years […]

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The International Space Station (ISS) Multilateral Coordination Board (MCB) held

The International Space Station (ISS) Multilateral Coordination Board (MCB) held Last Updated: March 7, 2018 On January 23, 2018, the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology held the International Space Station (ISS) Multilateral Coordination Board (MCB) meeting, where JAXA participated as an ISS program partner. The ISS MCB meeting is a high-level international […]

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