Cargo spacecraft "HTV-2" (Kounotori 2)

Japan

Spacecraft n°:

Japanese spacecraft n°: 169


Launch, orbit & landing data:

Designation 37351 / 11003A
Launch date - time 22 Jan 2011 - 05:37 UT
Launch site Tanegashima, YLP-2
Launch vehicle  H-2B-304
Total cargo mass (kg) 
Earth orbit on Jan 26.32:
   - Perigee / Apogee 319 x 333 km
   - Eccentricity 0.001
   - Inclination 51.64°
   - Period 91.05 min


Docking date - time 27 Jan 2011 - 14:51 UT
Target spacecraft/port ISS/Harmony nadir port
Docking orbit on Jan 27.91:
   - Perigee / Apogee 350 x 355 km
   - Eccentricity 0.0004
   - Inclination 51.64°
   - Period 91.58 min
Undocking date - time unberthed on 28 Mar 2011 at 13:43 UT
released at 15:46 UT
Deorbit burn date - time 30 Mar 2011 - 02:44 UT
Destroyed date - time 30 Mar 2011 - 03:09 UT
Flight Duration (dd:hh:min) 66.103 days
Nbr orbits 

Description:

Prime manufacturer 
Operator 
Mass at launch  15876 kg
Dry Mass 12020 kg
Basic shape  Cylinder
Dimension (m) 10.06 long, 4.27 dia
Equipment 
Solar array 
Stabilization  
Propulsion 


Mission details:



Ref.: #7(JR637-640), #14, #78a, #98, #206, #215a - update: 16.08.11 Home