Japan launched a carrier rocket with 13 moons

Япония запустила ракету-носитель с 13 спутниками

The Japanese aerospace exploration Agency (JAXA) launched a carrier rocket Epsilon-4, which is a group of satellites Demonstoration-1.

About it reports “Correspondent”.

It is indicated that the launch was performed from the spaceport Uchinoura, 18 January at 09:50 local time (2:50 Kyiv time).

It is known that Demonstoration-1 consists of seven regular satellites, and six midget.

As noted, the first Epsilon rocket launch took place in 2013. Then on Board was a satellite SPRINT-A, which was designed to collect data about the ultraviolet rays, and Mars, Venus and Jupiter.

We will remind, earlier it was reported that the United States will begin the process of withdrawal from the Treaty on the elimination of intermediate-range and shorter-range 2 Feb.