Japanese unmanned spacecraft
will reach ISS soon

January 2011

On 22nd January, Japanese unmanned spacecraft KOUNOTORI-2 (HTV as its English acronym) developed by Japanese space agency (JAXA) was successfully launched.

On 27th January, KOUNOTORI will approach and berth to the International Space Station (ISS).

The final approach and berthing to the ISS will be live-broadcasted on 27th through JAXA's website below.

Related site:
NASA website: http://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/nasatv/index.html (other site)

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