Launch Time of the H-II Transfer Vehicle KOUNOTORI9
aboard the H-IIB Vehicle No. 9

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. hereby announces the launch time of the H-IIB Launch Vehicle No. 9 (H-IIB F9) which carries aboard the H-II Transfer Vehicle "KOUNOTORI9" (HTV9), the cargo transporter to the International Space Station (ISS).

Launch Date : Thursday, May 21, 2020
Launch Time : 2:31:00 am (Japan Standard Time, JST)
Reserved Launch Period : May 22 through June 30, 2020 *

*Launch time and date during this period are pending, determined by the ISS operations and other status.