Engineers have connected Japan and Europe via space-enabled next-generation 5G telecommunication links. It is the first time that such an intercontinental connection has been established between Europe and Japan. Next-generation 5G technology is poised to provide fast and high-volume data connectivity to fuel the digital transformation of society. When people and objects are travelling internationally […]
Building on the strategic partnership that Axiom Space and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. signed in September, and following Mitsui’s investment in Axiom Space, the partners have initiated the formation of a joint venture in Japan to accelerate on-orbit services to commercial and government customers. This unique partnership builds on both Axiom’s in-space capabilities and Mitsui’s […]
• Helps provide atmospheric data for Japanese forecasters and emergency directors • Continues development of next-generation weather sounders concept with infrared technology • Leverages demonstrated, highly-reliable technology to provide low-risk solution L3Harris Technologies has been awarded a contract by the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) for an advanced study that will significantly improve the accuracy and […]
At center, Soyuz Commander Alexander Misurkin and spaceflight participants Yusaku Maezawa (left) and Yozo Hirano (right) pose for individual preflight portraits. NASA Russian cosmonaut Alexander Misurkin along with spaceflight participants Yusaku Maezawa and Yozo Hirano landed on Earth around 10:13 p.m. EST Sunday, Dec. 19 in Kazakhstan (around 9:13 a.m. Monday, Dec. 20, Kazakhstan time). […]
For the first time in over a decade, self-paying tourists launched themselves into space anddocked with the International Space Station Wednesday. Japanese fashion billionaire YusakuMaezawa and his producer, Yozo Hirano, rocketed up in a Russian Soyuz spacecraft joined bycosmonaut Alexander Misurkin. They lifted off from Kazakhstan in the afternoon, arrived at thestation almost six hours […]
Astroscale announced Nov. 25 that it raised $109 million from European and Japanese investors in a round it says will allow it to accelerate plans for active debris removal and satellite servicing.
Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa arrived at the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Friday for training ahead of his flight to the International Space Station on a Russian-operated spacecraft.
Japanese research rocket SS-520-3 was launched from Andøya Space launch site, Ny-Ålesund, Svalbard on 4th November to investigate the cusp region, Andøya Space reported.
New Agreement Between Virgin Orbit and ANA HOLDINGS Sets the Stage for Twenty LauncherOne Flights From Japan
ANA HOLDINGS, owner of ANA ALL NIPPON AIRWAYS (ANA), establishes a new space business as an exclusive distributor of Asia’s first air-launch service.
The Tokyo-based Gitai developed an AI-equipped autonomous arm, and tested it in a zero-gravity environment.