H-II
The Japanese Launch Vehicle, H-IIA. HII-B is a heavier launcher for HTV.
No. Of Launches
39
Inaugural Launch
29/08/01
Latest Launch
17/03/17
33
H-IIA
IGS Radar 5
17th March 2017
32
H-IIA
DSN-2
24th January 2017
30
H-IIA
ASTRO-H
17th February 2016
29
H-IIA
Telstar 12V
24th November 2015
5
H-IIB
HTV-5
19th August 2015
28
H-IIA
IGS Optical 5
26th March 2015
27
H-IIA
IGS Radar Spare
1st February 2015
26
H-IIA
Hayabusa 2
3rd December 2014
25
H-IIA
Himawari-8
7th October 2014
24
H-IIA
ALOS-2
24th May 2014
23
H-IIA
GPM Core
27th February 2014
4
H-IIB
HTV-4
3rd August 2013
22
202
IGS Radar 4 & IGS Optical 5
27th January 2013
3
H-IIB
HTV-3
21st July 2012
21
202
GCOM-W1 & KOMPSAT-3
17th May 2012
20
202
IGS Radar 3
12th December 2011
19
202
IGS Optical 4
23rd September 2011
2
H-IIB
HTV-2
22nd January 2011
18
202
QZS-1 Michibiki
11th September 2010
17
202
PLANET-C, IKAROS & UNITEC-1
20th May 2010
16
202
IGS Optical 3
28th November 2009
1
H-IIB
HTV-1
10th September 2009
15
202
GOSAT, SDS-1 & STARS
23rd January 2009
14
2024
WINDS Kizuna
23rd February 2008
13
2022
SELENE Kaguya
14th September 2007
12
2024
IGS Radar 2 & IGS Optical 3V
24th February 2007
11
204
ETS-VIII Kiku 8
18th December 2006
9
2024
MTSAT-2
18th February 2006
8
2022
ALOS Daichi
24th January 2006
7
2022
MTSAT-1R
26th February 2005
5
2024
IGS Optical 1 & IGS Radar 1
28th March 2003
4
202
WEOS, FedSat 1 & LabSat 1
14th September 2002
3
2024
USERS & DRTS
10th September 2002
2
2024
VEP 3, MDS-1 & DASH
4th February 2002
1
202
VEP 2 & LRE
29th August 2001