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Tansei 2



MS-T2 was launched from the Kagoshima Space Center by the Institute of Space and Aeronautical Science, University of Tokyo. A technological test equipment of magnetic attitude control system of satellite, a housekeeping measurement system, and a radio telemetry system were installed on board. The national Japanese name for MS-T2 was Tansei-2.

Alternate Names

  • 07122
  • MS-T2
  • Tansei2

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1974-02-16
Launch Vehicle: Mu
Launch Site: Uchinoura Space Center, Japan
Mass: 65 kg

Funding Agency

  • Institute of Space and Aeronautical Science, U of Tokyo (Japan)


  • Engineering

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office

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