The NASA advised that the Space Shuttle Endeavour with Astronaut Doi onboard successfully landed at 9:39 a.m. on March 27, Japan Standard Time (JST), at Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
carrying astronauts and equipment bound for the International Space Station (ISS).
Endeavour launched at 0228 local time (0628 GMT).
The shuttle is taking the first section of a Japanese space lab ,Kibo,to the ISS.
Endeavour will take the first part of a Japanese space lab,Kibo, to the ISS(the International Space Station ).
The shuttle is scheduled to launch from Kennedy Space Center in Florida at 0228 local time (0628 GMT).
March 1, 2008 (JST)
JAXA deployed the multi-beam antennas of the KIZUNA (WINDS) about 12:47 p.m. on March 1, 2008 (JST) by sending commands from Okinawa station.
JAXA has confirmed that the deployment was successfully performed through telemetry data from the satellite and image data taken by the onboard camera.
The satellite is in good health.
JAXA plans to shift the attitude control mode to the regular operation mode to move from the critical operation phase to the initial functional verification phase.
(From HP of JAXA)