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H-2B successfully launches HTV-3 cargo craft and five cubesats

24 Jul 2012, 09:52 UTC
H-2B successfully launches HTV-3 cargo craft and five cubesats
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The Japanese cargo craft HTV-3, which is to be docked with the International Space Station, was successfully launched at 0206 GMT on 21 July from the Tanegashima launch site in Japan. The JAXA-opearted spacecraft was launched by an H-2B launch vehicle. Also aboard the flight were five scientific/experimental cubesats: RAIKO, FITSAT 1, WE WISH, F-1 and TECHEDSAT.

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