[release] Study Based on Observation Data from Asteroid Explorer “Hayabusa2” Published in Nature Astronomy

We hereby announce that a paper presenting the results of research based on asteroid Ryugu expl …

[release] Change of Schedule for the H3 Launch Vehicle Project

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) has been pressing forward with the development of th …

[release] 8K Camera on the Martian Moons eXploration (MMX) Spacecraft to Take Ultra High Definition Images of Mars

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) and Japan Broadcasting Corporation (NHK) have dec Click…

[release] GITAI and JAXA to Embark on the Co-creation of World’s First Space Robot Business

 GITAI Japan (GITAI, CEO: Sho Nakanose)*1 and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA, Click…

[release] JAXA and Toyota Announce “LUNAR CRUISER” As Nickname for Manned Pressurized Rover

The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) and Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) announced today Click…

[release] Successful re-entry of H-II Transfer Vehicle “KOUNOTORI9” (HTV9)

The H-II Transfer Vehicle “KOUNOTORI9” (HTV9) successfully re-entered the atmosphere after the thi Click…

[release] The Hayabusa2 Re-entry Capsule Approved to Land in Australia

On August 10, 2020, JAXA was informed that the Authorisation of Return of Overseas-Launched Spa …

[release] H-II Transfer Vehicle “KOUNOTORI9” (HTV9) departure from the ISS and re-entry to the atmosphere

Schedules of departure from the International Space Station (ISS) and re-entry to the atmosphere o …

[release] Announcement of the Space Vehicle for JAXA Astronaut HOSHIDE Akihiko's International Space Station (ISS) Expedition

JAXA astronaut, HOSHIDE Akihiko, currently preparing and training for the ISS Expedition, has be …

[release] JAXA-the Australian Space Agency Joint Statement for Cooperation in the Hayabusa2 Sample Return Mission

Dr. Hiroshi Yamakawa, President, the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) and Dr. Megan Cla …