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The H–I or H–1 was a Japanese liquid-fuelled carrier rocket, consisting of a licence-produced American first stage and set of booster rockets, and all-Japanese upper stages. [1]

35 relations: Air & Space/Smithsonian, Booster (rocketry), Castor (rocket stage), Comparison of orbital launch systems, Comparison of orbital launchers families, Coordinated Universal Time, Delta (rocket family), Delta 1000, Delta 3000, Encyclopedia Astronautica, Experimental Geodetic Payload, Geostationary transfer orbit, H-II, H-IIA, Himawari (satellite), Jonathan's Space Report, Launch vehicle, LE-5, Liquid hydrogen, Liquid oxygen, Liquid-propellant rocket, Low Earth orbit, McDonnell Douglas, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, N-I (rocket), N-II (rocket), Nissan, PGM-17 Thor, Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle, RP-1, Solid-propellant rocket, Tanegashima, Tanegashima Space Center, Thor (rocket family), Yuri (satellite).

Air & Space/Smithsonian

Air & Space/Smithsonian magazine is a bimonthly magazine put out by the National Air and Space Museum.

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Booster (rocketry)

A booster rocket (or engine) is either the first stage of a multistage launch vehicle, or else a shorter-burning rocket used in parallel with longer-burning sustainer rockets to augment the space vehicle's takeoff thrust and payload capability.

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Castor (rocket stage)

The Castor family of solid-fuel rocket stages and boosters built by Thiokol (now Orbital ATK) and used on a variety of launch vehicles.

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Comparison of orbital launch systems

This is a comparison of orbital launch systems.

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Comparison of orbital launchers families

This page contains a list of orbital launchers' families.

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Coordinated Universal Time

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Delta (rocket family)

Delta is an American versatile family of expendable launch systems that has provided space launch capability in the United States since 1960.

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Delta 1000

The Delta 1000 series (also referred to as Straight-Eight) was an American expendable launch system which was used to conduct eight orbital launches between 1972 and 1975.

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Delta 3000

The Delta 3000 series was an American expendable launch system which was used to conduct 38 orbital launches between 1975 and 1989.

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Encyclopedia Astronautica

The Encyclopedia Astronautica is a reference web site on space travel.

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Experimental Geodetic Payload

The Experimental Geodetic Payload is a Japanese satellite sponsored by NASDA, and launched in 1986 on the first flight of the H-I rocket.

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Geostationary transfer orbit

A geosynchronous transfer orbit or geostationary transfer orbit (GTO) is a Hohmann transfer orbit—an elliptical orbit used to transfer between two circular orbits of different radii in the same plane—used to reach geosynchronous or geostationary orbit using high-thrust chemical engines.

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The H-II (H2) rocket was a Japanese satellite launch system, which flew seven times between 1994 and 1999, with five successes.

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H-IIA (H2A) is an active expendable launch system operated by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) for the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency.

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Himawari (satellite)

The geostationary satellites, operated by the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA), support weather forecasting, tropical cyclone tracking, and meteorology research.

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Jonathan's Space Report

Jonathan's Space Report (JSR) is a newsletter about the space age.

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Launch vehicle

A launch vehicle or carrier rocket is a rocket used to carry a payload from Earth's surface through outer space, either to another surface point (suborbital), or into space (Earth orbit or beyond).

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The LE-5 liquid rocket engine and its derivative models were developed in Japan to meet the need for an upper stage propulsion system for the H-I and H-II series of launch vehicles.

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Liquid hydrogen

Liquid hydrogen (LH2 or LH2) is the liquid state of the element hydrogen.

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Liquid oxygen

Liquid oxygen—abbreviated LOx, LOX or Lox in the aerospace, submarine and gas industries—is one of the physical forms of elemental oxygen.

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Liquid-propellant rocket

A liquid-propellant rocket or liquid rocket is a rocket engine that uses liquid propellants.

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Low Earth orbit

A low Earth orbit (LEO) is an orbit around Earth with an altitude of or less, and with an orbital period of between about 84 and 127 minutes.

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McDonnell Douglas

McDonnell Douglas was a major American aerospace manufacturing corporation and defense contractor formed by the merger of McDonnell Aircraft and the Douglas Aircraft Company in 1967.

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Mitsubishi Heavy Industries

is a Japanese multinational engineering, electrical equipment and electronics company headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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N-I (rocket)

The N-I or N-1 was a derivative of the American Delta rocket, produced under licence in Japan.

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N-II (rocket)

The N-II or N-2 was a derivative of the American Delta rocket, produced under licence in Japan.

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, usually shortened to Nissan (or; Japanese), is a Japanese multinational automobile manufacturer headquartered in Nishi-ku, Yokohama.

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PGM-17 Thor

Thor was the first operational ballistic missile deployed by the U.S. Air Force (USAF).

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Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle

The Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) is an expendable launch system developed and operated by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO).

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RP-1 (alternately, Rocket Propellant-1 or Refined Petroleum-1) is a highly refined form of kerosene outwardly similar to jet fuel, used as rocket fuel.

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Solid-propellant rocket

A solid-propellant rocket or solid rocket is a rocket with a rocket engine that uses solid propellants (fuel/oxidizer).

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is one of the Ōsumi Islands belonging to Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan.

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Tanegashima Space Center

The (TNSC) is a Japanese space development facility.

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Thor (rocket family)

Thor was an American space launch vehicle derived from the PGM-17 Thor intermediate-range ballistic missile.

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Yuri (satellite)

Yuri, also known as Broadcasting Satellite or BS, was a series of Japanese direct broadcast satellites.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H-I

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