Hakucho was sent into orbit on February 21, 1979. It reentered the atmosphere and melted on April 15, 1985.
References[change | change source]
- JAXA, "Catalogue of ISAS Missions"; retrieved 2012-4-2.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), Hakucho (CORSA-b) mission profile
- NASA, Hakucho (CORSA-b) satellite