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Latest presentation from QZSS authority shows QZS-4 will be launched in 2017.
« Last Edit: 10/09/2017 04:51 AM by Galactic Penguin SST »

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Re: QZS-4 - H-2A, 2017
« Reply #1 on: 06/11/2017 09:55 PM »
This is still targeted for 2017.

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Re: QZS-4 - H-2A, Oct. 2017
« Reply #3 on: 08/09/2017 01:33 PM »

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Re: QZS-4 - H-2A, October 09, 2017(22:00 UTC)
« Reply #4 on: 08/29/2017 04:36 AM »
http://global.jaxa.jp/press/2017/08/20170829_h2af36.html

Launch Schedule of MICHIBIKI No. 4 Aboard H-IIA Launch Vehicle No. 36

August 29, 2017 (JST)

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.
National Research and Development Agency
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. and JAXA announce the schedule of MICHIBIKI No. 4 launch, Quasi-Zenith Satellite System aboard H-IIA Launch Vehicle No. 36 as follows;

Launch Date                  : October 10, 2017
Launch Time                  : Approximately 7:00 a.m. (Japan Standard Time) *
Reserved Launch Period : October 11 through November 30, 2017
Location                        : Yoshinobu Launch Complex, JAXA's Tanegashima Space Center

* Launch time during the reserved launch period will vary.
« Last Edit: 08/29/2017 04:38 AM by yoichi »

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Re: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (~22:00 UTC)
« Reply #5 on: 10/01/2017 07:48 PM »
H-2A Launch Vehicle No. 36 Briefing before launch

NVS
Scheduled for Oct 8, 2017

We will relay the pre-launch briefing of H-IIA Launch Vehicle No. 36 Michibiki Unit 4 scheduled for October 10, 2017 (Tuesday). At this press conference, rocket preparation situation, weather condition, final launch time etc. will be announced. We will inform you of the latest information and change of delivery schedule etc. on NVS's website.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E4tJbg-Pp8A?t=001

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Re: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (~22:00 UTC)
« Reply #6 on: 10/01/2017 07:49 PM »
H-2A Launch Vehicle No. 36 Rollout

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uLlwvfTzLnM?t=001

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Re: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (~22:00 UTC)
« Reply #7 on: 10/01/2017 07:51 PM »
H-2A Launch Vehicle No. 36 Launch coverage

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AP80YujsuYc?t=001

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Re: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (~22:00 UTC)
« Reply #8 on: 10/06/2017 08:35 AM »
JAXA Official



The live broadcast of the MICHIBIKI No. 4/H-IIA F36 launch
Launch Date: Oct. 10, 2017(JST)
Launch Time: about 7:00 a.m.

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Re: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (~22:00 UTC)
« Reply #9 on: 10/08/2017 05:03 AM »
The pre-launch press conference is undergoing right now.
T-0 is set for 22:01:37 UTC.
Weather forecasts are good (overturning previous predictions a few days ago).
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Re: QZS-4 - H-2A, October 09, 2017(22:00 UTC)
« Reply #10 on: 10/08/2017 07:57 AM »
http://global.jaxa.jp/press/2017/10/20171008_h2af36.html

Launch Time of H-IIA Launch Vehicle No. 36
Encapsulating MICHIBIKI No. 4


October 8, 2017 (JST)

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.
National Research and Development Agency
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. and JAXA set the time of launch of H-IIA Launch Vehicle No. 36 (H-IIA F36) which encapsulates MICHIBIKI No. 4, Quasi-Zenith Satellite System. The details are as follows:

Launch Date                  : October 10, 2017
Launch Time                   : 7:01:37 a.m. (JST)
Reserved Launch Period : October 11 through November 30, 2017(*)

(*) Launch time during the reserved launch period will vary.
« Last Edit: 10/08/2017 07:57 AM by Galactic Penguin SST »
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Re: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (22:01 UTC)
« Reply #11 on: 10/08/2017 08:48 AM »
Flight events from the press kit:


Event                      Time  Alt.  Speed

Liftoff                    0:00     0    0.4
SRB Burnout*               1:31    40    1.5
SRB Separation             1:48    54    1.5
Fairing separation         4:10   151    2.6
Stage 1 cutoff (MECO)      6:38   234    5.2
Stage separation           6:46   239    5.2
Stage 2 ignition (SEIG-1)  6:52   242    5.2
Stage 2 cutoff (SECO-1)   12:34   292    7.7
Stage 2 restart (SEIG-2)  24:34   256    7.7
Stage 2 cutoff (SECO-2)   27:34   254   10.2
Spacecraft separation     28:24   274   10.2


* < 10% of maximum chamber pressure
(altitudes in km, speeds in km/s)

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Re: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (22:01 UTC)
« Reply #12 on: 10/08/2017 12:44 PM »
WESTERN NORTH PACIFIC.
PHILIPPINE SEA.
JAPAN.
DNC 12.
1. HAZARDOUS OPERATIONS, ROCKET LAUNCHING:
A. 092200Z TO 092214Z OCT IN AREA BOUND BY
30-20-10N 132-43-16E, 30-26-10N 132-51-56E,
30-20-00N 133-50-00E, 29-52-00N 133-47-00E,
29-59-00N 132-41-00E.
B. 092206Z TO 092231Z OCT IN AREA BOUND BY
30-17-00N 137-44-00E, 29-57-44N 140-16-16E,
29-52-12N 140-21-25E, 29-00-00N 140-15-00E,
29-20-00N 137-37-00E.
C. 092209Z TO 092236Z OCT IN AREA BOUND BY
28-06-00N 154-29-00E, 25-59-00N 162-01-00E,
24-15-00N 161-32-00E, 26-22-00N 154-00-00E.
2. CANCEL THIS MSG 092336Z OCT 17.//

Authority: NAVAREA XI 648/17 051146Z OCT 17.

Date: 051321Z OCT 17
Cancel: 09233600 Oct 17

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Re: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (22:01 UTC)
« Reply #13 on: 10/08/2017 08:19 PM »
The pre-launch press conference is undergoing right now.
T-0 is set for 22:01:37 UTC.
Weather forecasts are good (overturning previous predictions a few days ago).

Weather forecast for Tanegashima:
http://space.jaxa.jp/tnsc/tn-weather/data/weekly.gif

JST = UTC + 9 hours
« Last Edit: 10/08/2017 08:21 PM by zubenelgenubi »
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Re: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (22:01 UTC)
« Reply #14 on: 10/08/2017 11:13 PM »
Will we have a launch brochure?

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Re: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (22:01 UTC)
« Reply #15 on: 10/09/2017 04:52 AM »
Will we have a launch brochure?

It's in post #4.
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Moved for live coverage.
Rollout will be at around 08:00 UTC.
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Re: LIVE: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (22:01 UTC)
« Reply #17 on: 10/09/2017 05:16 AM »
http://h2a.mhi.co.jp/en/mission/countdown/h2a_f36.html

October 09, 2017 13:32 JST
First Go/No Go Decision -'Go'
This is an updated launch countdown report on the "MICHIBIKI No. 4"(Quasi-Zenith Satellite System) , which will be launched using the H-IIA No. 36 Launch Vehicle (H-IIA F36). After the weather conditions checked out, the green light has been given for H-IIA F36 carrying "MICHIBIKI No. 4" to leave the Vehicle Assembly Building for the launch pad. The scheduled launch time is Oct. 10, 2017 7:01:37 a.m. JST.

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Moved for live coverage.
Rollout will be at around 08:00 UTC.

The rollout has been delayed; no idea if there will be any impact to the launch date just yet.
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Re: LIVE: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (22:01 UTC)
« Reply #19 on: 10/09/2017 08:38 AM »
rollout will start 19:00(JST)

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