New Website Coming - 4th June 2018

It will be 7 years on March 13th since we launched SpaceVids back in 2011 and 5 years since the launch of the website - Since then the website has outgrown the Space sector and is in dire need of an upgrade. To mark the 5th anniversary we will be launching a brand new stunning website on April 2nd June 4th 2018, The new website will have all of the same videos along with historical data in a fully responsive view.

We have pushed launch back into June by a month to allow us to ensure the historical videos are all imported properly.

Launch of Japanese HTV-5 Cargo Spacecraft on H-IIB Rocket

A Japanese H-IIB rocket successfully launched today from the Tanegashima Space Center in Japan at 11:50 UTC, August 19th 2015 carrying the HTV-5 unmanned cargo craft full of cargo for the Expedition 44 crew onboard the International Space Station. The HTV-5 is the 5th HTV-5 to visit the Space Station since HTV-1 in 2009, the previous was HTV-4 in 2013. HTV-5 is carrying 5.7 tons of cargo to the station including important components destroyed during the SpaceX Dragon flight previously this year.

Source: NASA Television

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