Astro-E2 is the fifth Japanese X-ray astronomy satellite, and was launched on July 10, 2005, from JAXA Uchinoura Space Center. It was developed under Japan-US international collaboration.
If this is your first visit to our site, please also look at ISAS Official Astro-E2 Page and Astro-E2 Learning Center at NASA/GSFC. Please look at our Suzaku page for the post-launch information.
Astro-E2 gallery page