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JAXA Successfully Deployed First Kenyan Satellite

Successful Deployment of First Kenyan Satellite, selected as First KiboCUBE programme of UNOOSA and JAXA JAXA, UNOOSA  – On May 11, 2018, the first CubeSat developed under the KiboCUBE programme has been successfully

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The University of Nairobi Hands the First KiboCUBE CubeSat over to JAXA Under UNOOSA-JAXA KiboCUBE Programme

January 19, 2018 – On January 16, 2018, at the JAXA Tsukuba Space Center, the team from the University of Nairobi handed over to JAXA their first KiboCUBE CubeSat, 1KUNS-PF

Remote Sensing

Japan Successfully Launches Small Radar Imaging Satellite “ASNARO-2”

January 18, 2017, JAXA – JAXA successfully launched Epsilon-3, the third Epsilon launch vehicle which encapsulates NEC Small radar satellite “ASNARO-2”, from the JAXA Uchinoura Space Center. The launch occurred on

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JAXA and ISRO Signs Implementation Arrangement of Joint Lunar Polar Exploration

Japan, December 6, 2017 – Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) and Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) signed the Implementation Arrangement (IA) concerning a joint study of Lunar Polar Exploration. JAXA and ISRO

Global Positioning System

Japan Successfully Launches 4th Satellite of Quasi-Zenith Satellite System (QZSS)

October 10, 2017  – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. and JAXA successfully launched H-IIA Launch Vehicle No. 36 (H-IIA・F36) which encapsulates MICHIBIKI No. 4, Quasi-Zenith Satellite System; at 7:01:37a.m., 2017 (JST) from

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DLR-JAXA Joint Statement Concerning the Bilateral Cooperation

September 20, 2017 – Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) and the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt; DLR) held the Inter-Agency Meeting to strengthen and deepen the

Global Positioning System

Japan Successfully Launches 3rd Satellite of Quasi-Zenith Satellite System

August 19, 2017 – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. and JAXA successfully launched H-IIA Launch Vehicle No. 35 (H-IIA F35) which encapsulates MICHIBIKI No. 3, (Quasi-Zenith Satellite System; geostationary orbit) at 2:29:00

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Boeing and JAXA to Flight-test Technology to Improve Safety

SEATTLE, Aug. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE: BA] and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) will flight-test Long-range Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) technology next year. This remote-sensing technology could help commercial

Remote Sensing

Philippines To Launch Its First Microsatellite

DIWATA-1, which was built by Filipino engineers working in collaboration with Japanese universities, is slated for launch in early 2016. The 50 kg DIWATA-1 microsatellite, named after the Filipino word

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DLR and JAXA Strengthen Cooperation

On 25 February 2016, the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt; DLR) and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) signed an ‘Inter Agency Arrangement for Strategic Partnership’