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Astro-H H-2A Launch
February 17, 2016 @ 3:45 AM - 4:30 AM ESTFree
A Japanese H-2A rocket will launch the Astro-H X-ray observatory for the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency. Astro-H will observe the X-ray universe, studying objects such as supernova explosions, supermassive black holes, and galaxy clusters. Delayed from late 2015.
Launch window: 0845-0930 GMT (3:45-4:30am ET)