国際宇宙平和協力推機構

NPO InterCoS Activities and News



2014-06-19: Successful Launch of Cluster of 33 Satellites including Hodoyoshi-3 and -4 of The University of Tokyo

The launch of a cluster of 33 satellites from 17 countries including Hodoyoshi-3 and-4 of The University of Tokyo was successfully performed by Dnepr Launch Vehicle from Yasny Launch Base, Orenburg region, Russia, on June 19th, 2014 at 23:11:11  Moscow time (19:11:111UTC).


2014-05-16: Annual General Meeting in Tokyo

NPO InterCoS's annual general meeting was held in Tokyo on May 16th, and the followings were approved .

NPO activities and accounts of previous fiscal year.

NPO activity plan and budget for this fiscal year.

All previous Board Members were selected again.


2014-03: Culture Program in Dnepropetrovsk

NPO InterCoS together with other visitors in SDO Yuzhnoye enjjoyed traditional culture programs in Dnepropetrovsk.


2014-01: New Year in Kyoto

As a new year's day's Japanese tradition, people pay visits to shrines (Shintoism) and temples (Buddhism) to pray to the Gods for the happy new year. 


2013-11-23: Culture Program in Kamakura and Yokohama

Visitors from National Science Academy of Ukraine enjjoyed culture programs in Kamakura and Yokohama.


2013-11-20 to 22 : Nano-satellite Symposium in Tokyo

5th International Nano-satellite Symposium was held in Tokyo. "Environment Monitoring of Fukushima and Chernobyl Areas using a Constellation of Earth Observation Microsatellites" were presented. An teleconference was made between Yasny lauch site and an evening receiption hall.


2013-08-22: Successful Launch of Kompsat-5

The launch of KOMPSAT-5 satellite was successfully performed by Dnepr Launch Vehicle from Yasny Launch Base, Orenburg region, Russia, on August 22, 2013 at 18:39:13  Moscow time 14:39:13 UTC).



2013-07: Meeting and Culture Program in Kiev

A meeting on "Environment Monitoring of Fukushima and Chernobyl Areas using a Constellation of Earth Observation Microsatellites" was held at National Science Academy of Ukraine. Visotors also enjoyed culture programs in Kiev.



2013-06: Paris Air Show 2013

NPO InterCoS visited Paris Airshow and exchanged views on international space activities and various cooperation possibilities.



2013-05-28: Annual General Meeting in Tokyo

NPO InterCoS's annual general meeting was held in Tokyo on May 28th, and the followings were approved .

NPO activities and accounts of previous fiscal year.

NPO activity plan and budget for this fiscal year.



2013-04: Culture Program in Kyoto

The visitors from Kosmotras and SDO Yuzhnoye enjoyed Japanese traditional culture programs in Kyoto.



2012-06-18: Meeting with State Space Agency of Ukraine

NPO InterCoS visited State Space Agency of Ukraine in Kiev and discussed international cooperation on satellite observation program.



2012-05-16: Anouncement of the Cluster Launch of 4 University Micro Satellites by Dnepr Launch Vehicle

Four Earth remote sensing micro satellites being developed by the following universities will be launched by Dneprt launch vehicle at the end of this year.

Hodoyoshi-1: University of Tokyo and NESTRA
ChubuSat-1: Nagoya University and Daido University
TSUBAME: Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo Science University and ISAS
QSAT-EOS: Kyushu University



2012-05-15: Annual General Meeting in Tokyo

NPO InterCoS's annual general meeting was held in Tokyo on May 15th, and the followings were approved .

NPO activities and accounts of previous fiscal year.

NPO activity plan and budget for this fiscal year.

Mr. A. Svotin was selected as a new Board Member replacing Mr. Tomita. All other previous Board Members were selected again.



2012-04: Spring in Tokyo



2012-03: Meeting with Kosmotras and Yuzhnoye in Tokyo

Kosmotras and SDO Yuzhnoye visited Tokyo to discuss satellite launch programs. They also enjoyed culture programs in Japan.



2012-02: Meetingin with Kosmotras in Moscow

NPO InterCoS visited Kosmotras in Moscow, exchanged views on international space activities, and discussed the promotion of peaceful use of rockets.



2012-01: Site Survey of Yasny Launch Base

NPO InterCoS participated in the Site Survey of Yasny launch base.



2012-01: Meeting with Yuzhnoye in Dnepropetrovsk

NPO InterCoS visited Yuzhnoye in Dnepropetrovsk and discussed the satellite launch programs.



2012-01-01 to 03 : New Year in Tokyo

As a new year's day's Japanese tradition, people pay visits to shrines (Shintoism) and temples (Buddhism) to pray to the Gods for the happy new year. 



2011-12-12 to 13 : Nano-satellite Symposium in Kitakushu

3rd International Nano-satellite Symposium was held in Kitakushu city. Kosmotras presented cluster launch of small/micro satellites by Dnepr launch vehicle.



2011-11 to 12 : Golden Autumn in Tokyo



2011-10-23 to 26 : Culture Program in Kyoto

The visitors from Kosmotras and SDO Yuzhnoye enjoyed Japanese traditional culture programs in Kyoto.



2011-07: Moscow Space Museum

NPO InterCoS visited Moscow Space Museum for the study of Russian space development history.


2011-06-20 to 26 : Paris Air Show 2011

NPO InterCoS visited Paris Airshow and exchanged views on international space activities and various cooperation possibilities.



2011-05-20: Annual General Meeting in Tokyo

NPO InterCoS's annual general meeting was held in Tokyo on May 20th, and the followings were approved .

NPO activities and accounts of previous fiscal year.

NPO activity plan and budget for this fiscal year.



2011-04-22: Meeting with National Space Agency of Ukraine

NPO InterCoS visited National Space Agency of Ukraine in Kiev and discussed international cooperation on space activities and satellite launch.



2011-02 : Winter in Nikko

The visitors from Kosmotras and SDO Yuzhnoye enjoyed Japanese traditional culture programs in Nikko.



2011-01 : New Year in St. Petersburg

NPO InterCoS visited St. Petersburg for the study of Russian culture and history.



2011-01-01 to 03 : New Year in Tokyo

As a new year's day's Japanese tradition, people pay visits to shrines (Shintoism) and temples (Buddhism) to pray to the Gods for the happy new year. 



2010-12 : Christmas in Tokyo

Night in Tokyo is decorated fantastic in Christmas and New Year seasons with millions of LEDs



2010-11-23 to 28 : Autumn in Kyoto



2010-10-11 : Nano-JASMINE System Requirement Review

Nano-JASMINE System Requirement Review (SRR) was held at Kyoto University. Alcantara Cyclone Space, SDO Yuzhnoye, University of Tokyo, National Astronomical Observatory, Shinshu University, Kyoto University and NPO InterCoS participated in the SRR and discussed mutual tasks, interface conditions, schedule and etc. see Nano-JASMINE news

Also the visitors from Alcantara Cyclone Space and SDO Yuzhnoye enjoyed Japanese traditional culture programs in Kyoto.



2010-10-01: Signing of Cooperation Agreement between Japan and Ukraine on Nano-Satellites

Cooperation Agreement between Japan and Ukraine on the development and the demonstration of remote sensing application of Nano-satellites was signed at the Aviasvit 2010 near Kiev. NPO InterCoS supported the Innovative Nano-Satellite Center of University of Tokyo and National Space Agency of Ukraine to conclude the Cooperation Agreement through intensive negotiations. see NSAU News



2010-08-28: Reunion of OICETS/INDEX Launch Support Team

OICETS/INDEX Launch support team gathered together in Tokyo to celebrate 5th anniversary of OICETS launch.



2010-07-01: Meeting with National Space Agency of Ukraine

NPO InterCoS visited National Space Agency of Ukraine in Kiev and discussed cooperation possibility on satellite remote sensing .



2010-06-29 to 07-01: Meeting with SDO Yuzhnoye

NPO InterCoS participated in the kick-off meeting on the Launch program of Nano-JASMINE satellite using Cyclone-4 launch vehicle. Facility tour was made.



2010-05-13: Annual General Meeting in Tokyo

NPO InterCoS's annual general meeting was held in Tokyo on May 13th, and the followings were approved .

NPO activities and accounts of previous fiscal year.

NPO activity plan and budget for this fiscal year.

All the previous Board Members have been selected again.



2010-04-30: Meeting with Bigelow Aerospace

Mr. Mike Gold, a corporate counsel of Bigelow Aerospace in the USA, visited Tokyo and exchanged views on future US space policy with NPO InterCoS.



2010-01-03: New Year in Tokyo



2009-12-25: Christmas in Tokyo



2009-11: Christmas Decoration starting in Moscow



2009-10 to 2009-11 : Autumn in Moscow and St. Petersburg



2009-10-: Meeting with Kosmotras

NPO InterCoS visited Kosmotras in Moscow, exchanged views on international space activities, and discussed the promotion of peaceful use of rockets.



2009-09: Start of Autumn in Kyoto



2009-08-09: Summer Festivals in Tokyo



2009-07-29: Six Satellites Successfully Launched by Dnepr Launch Vehicle from Baikonur

DubaiSat-1, UK DMC-2, Deimos-1, NanoSat-1B, AprizeSat-3 and AprizeSat-4 were successfully launched into orbit.



2009-05-16: Annual General Meeting in Tokyo

NPO InterCoS's annual general meeting was held in Tokyo on May 16th, and the followings were approved .

NPO activities and accounts of previous fiscal year.

NPO activity plan and budget for this fiscal year.



2009-05-05: Spring in Tokyo and Yokohama



2009-03-30: Reunion of OICETS Launch Support Team

OICETS Launch support team gathered together to welcome Ms.Nastya Berezhna to Tokyo.



2008-12-25: Christmas in Moscow and Yokohama



2008-12-10: Meeting with Kosmotras

NPO InterCoS visited Kosmotras in Moscow, exchanged views on international space activities, and discussed the promotion of peaceful use of rockets.



2008-12-03: Meeting with Bigelow Aerospace

Mr. Mike Gold, a corporate counsel of Bigelow Aerospace in the USA, visited Tokyo and exchanged views on future US space policy with NPO InterCoS.



2008-10-01: THEOS Satellite Successfully Launched by Dnepr Launch Vehicle from Yasny

At 6:37 UTC the Dnepr rocket lifted off from Yasny Launch Base in Orenburg Region, Russia. THEOS, a remote sensing satellte satellite for Geo-Informatics and Space Technology Development Agency of Thailand (GISTDA), was successfully launched into orbit. It was the eleventh launch of the converted SS-18 ICBM carrying commercial payload under the Dnepr Program.



2008-08-26: Five RapidEye Satellites Successfully Launched by Dnepr Launch Vehicle from Baikonur

The Dnepr rocket lifted off at 7:15:58 UTC from Baikonur Cosmodrome Site 109. The RapidEye satellites were delivered into their target 630km sun-synchronous orbit. The injection was nominal with all systems operating properly.

For more details: Kosmotras



2008-06 to 2008-07: Nano-JASMINE and Cyclone-4 reported on Major Newspapers in Japan

The international program to launch a Nano-JASMINE satellite by a Cyclone-4 Launch Vehicle is reported on major newspaper in Japan including The Yomiuri, The Asahi, and The Nikkan Kogyo.



2008-06-04: Meeting with Bigelow Aerospace

Mr. Mike Gold, a corporate counsel of Bigelow Aerospace, USA visited Japan and presented Bigelow Aerospace's activities to develop commercial space stations in the panel session "Future of Space Tourism" of the International Symposium of Space Technology and Science(ISTS). Mr. Gold has been supporting NPO InterCoS since the first cooperation at Yasny Launch Base. Future cooperation program was discussed.



2008-05-28: Cyclone-4 Launch Vehicle

The Alcantara Cyclone Space Binational Company is building launch facility for Cyclone-4 rocket at the Alcantara Launch Center in Brazil. The Cyclone-4 will enter into operation in mid-2011. University of Tokyo, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan, Alcantara Cyclone Space and SDO Yuzhnoye have signed an MOU that outlines plans for cooperation on launching Nano-JASMINE Satellite by Cyclone-4 Launch Vehicle from Brazil.



2008-03 to 2008-06: Seasonal Report from InterCoS Members

NPO InterCoS members report their Spring of various places in the world. Seasonal Report Spring 2008



2008-05-20: Annual General Meeting in Tokyo

NPO InterCoS's annual general meeting was held in Tokyo on May 20th, and the followings were approved .

NPO activities and accounts of previous fiscal year.

NPO activity plan and budget for this fiscal year.

All the previous Board Members have been selected again.



2007-02-29: Courtesy Call on Japanese Embassy in Kiev

NPO InterCoS visited Japanese Embassy in Kiev and exchanged information about Ukraine including NPO InterCoS's activities on a new satellite launch program.



2008-02-28: Meeting with National Space Agency of Ukraine

NPO InterCoS visited National Space Agency of Ukraine in Kiev and exchanged views on international space activities and discussed a new satellite launch program.



2008-02-25 to 27: Meeting with SDO Yuzhnoye

NPO InterCoS visited Yuzhnoye Design Office in Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine and discussed a new satellite launch program. Facility tour was made.



2007-12 to 2008-02: Seasonal Report from InterCoS Members

NPO InterCoS members report their Winter of various places in the world. Seasonal Report Winter



2007-10-4: 50th Anniversary of the Launch of Sputnik-1

The Space Age began on October 4th, 1950 when Sputnik-1, the world first satellite circled the globe. NPO InterCoS supported space museums and mass media in the world that celebrated the 50th anniversary of Sputnik-1 such as:

The New York Times: Interactive illustration of inside Sputnik-1

Collectspace.com: http://collectspace.com/news/news-100307a.html

SovietWebSpace: Sputnik: A History of the Beginning of the Space Age



2007-08-01: Pen magazine "into the SPACE"

Pen magazine featuring "into the SPACE" was published. NPO InrerCoS supported Pen magazine reporters to gather data on Russian space activities in Moscow.



2007-06-28: Genesis-2 Successfully Launched by Dnepr LV from Yasny

According to the latest information from Yasny, Genesis-2 was successfully launched by Dnepr launch vehicle from Yasny base at 15:02 UTC of 2007-06-28.

For more details: Kosmotras



2007-06-15: TerraSAR-X Successfully Launched by Dnepr Launch Vehicle from Baikonur

The German radar satellite TerraSAR-X was launched successfully from Baikonur Cosmodrome at 02:14 UTC.

For more details: Infoterra Kosmotras



2007-05-16 Annual General Meeting in Tokyo

NPO InterCoS's annual general meeting was held in Tokyo on May 16th, and the followings were approved .

NPO activities and accounts of previous fiscal year.

NPO activity plan and budget for this fiscal year.



2007-05-02: Cesky Kromlov

For details. Seasonal Report Spring



2007-04-28: Budapest

For details. Seasonal Report Spring



2007-04-24: Eupatoria

For details. Seasonal Report Spring



2007-04-24: Flowers in Baikonur Cosmodrome

For details. Seasonal Report Spring



2007-04-17: Dnepr successfully returns to flight

On April 17, 2007 at 10 hours 46 minuets Moscow time, a converted SS-18 ICBM (commercially known as Dnepr) was launched from Baikonur Cosmodrome. Shortly thereafter the rocket successfully deployed 14 satellites into a 640 km Sun-synchronous orbit.



2007-04-11: Survey of Zvezda

NPO InterCoS participated in a survey team of "RD & PE Zvezda" JSC near Moscow, a world leading manufacture of Spacesuits and Life Support Systems.

Zvezda Museum



2007-04-09 to 10: Visit to ISS Mission Control Center - Moscow

NPO InterCoS participated in the witness of the transfer of the crews from Soyuz to ISS at the ISS Mission Control Center (TsUP) near Moscow. (TsUP)MCCMISS



2007-04-09: Revisit to Energia Museum

NPO InterCoS surveyed Energia Space Museum near Moscow again for 50 years anniversary of Sputnik-1. For details: Energia Museum



2007-03 to 2007-05: Seasonal Report from InterCoS Members

NPO InterCoS members report their Spring of various places in the world. Seasonal Report Spring



2007-03-16: Meeting with National Space Agency of Ukraine

NPO InterCoS visited National Space Agency of Ukraine in Kiev and exchanged views on international space activities and discussed cooperation possibilities.



2007-03-15: Courtesy Call on Japanese Embassy in Kiev

NPO InterCoS visited Japanese Embassy in Kiev and exchanged information about Ukraine including NPO InterCoS's activities on space and culture .



2007-03-14: Courtesy Call on RSC Energia, Revisit to Energia Museum

NPO InterCoS visited RSC Energia in Moscow, discussed the cooperation in the promotion of Russian space activities, and revisited Energia Space Museum.



2007-03-13: Meeting with Federal Space Agency of Russia

NPO InterCoS visited Federal Space Agency of Russia in Moscow and exchanged views on international space activities.



2007-03-12: Meeting with Kosmotras

NPO InterCoS visited Kosmotras in Moscow, exchanged views on international space activities, and discussed the promotion of peaceful use of rockets.



2007-01-12: Korolev's Museum Open on his 100 Year Birthday

NPO InterCoS report Korolev's Museum opened in Moscow on his 100 Year Birthday. Korolev's Museum



2006-12 to 2007-02: Seasonal Report from InterCoS Members

NPO InterCoS members report their Winter including Christmas and New Year of various places in the world. Seasonal Report Winter



2006-10-29: Photo Report of Renovated Energia Museum

Renovated Energia Museum is photo reported by NPO InterCoS.
For details: Energia Museum



2006-10-12: Survey of Odessa

NPO InterCoS surveyed Odessa, Ukraine where Mr. Korolev, the Father of Russian space development, spent his young days.



2006-10-10 to 11: Meeting with Yuzhnoye Design Office

NPO InterCoS visited Yuzhnoye Design Office in Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine and discussed the potential cooperation in the area of space. Facility tour was made.



2006-10-06: Courtesy Call on RSC Energia, Survey of Energia Museum, and Interview with Mr. Chertok

NPO InterCoS visited RSC Energia in Moscow for the cooperation in the promotion and popularization of Russian space activities. By the special courtesy of RSC Energia and Federal Space Agency of Russia, NPO InterCoS surveyed renovated Energia Space Museum and interviewed with Mr. Chertok, the legend of Russian space development history.



2006-10-05: Meeting with Kosmotras

NPO InterCoS visited Kosmotras in Moscow and discussed the promotion of peaceful use of rockets.



2006-10-05: Courtesy Call on Khrunichev Space Center

NPO InterCoS had a meeting with Khrunichev Space Center in Moscow and introduced NPO InterCoS. Cooperation in the promotion and popularization of Russian space activities was discussed.



2006-08-17: Courtesy Call on Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)

NPO InterCoS visited Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) in Tokyo and introduced NPO InterCoS.


2006-08-01: World's First Survey Photo Report Introducing New Russian Launch Base in Yasny

Location, Transportation, Satellite Processing Facility, Accommodation, and Residential Area of new Russian Yasny Launch Base is reported by NPO InterCoS. For details: Yasny Launch Base


2006-07-19: Courtesy Call on National Space Agency of Ukraine

NPO InterCoS visited National Space Agency of Ukraine in Kiev and introduced NPO InterCoS. Cooperation in the promotion and popularization of Ukrainian space activities was discussed.



2006-07-17 to -18: Courtesy Call on Yuzhnoye Design Office

NPO InterCoS visited Yuzhnoye Design Office in Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine and introduced NPO InterCoS. Cooperation in the promotion and popularization of Ukrainian space activities was discussed



2006-07-14: Courtesy Call on Federal Space Agency of Russia

NPO InterCoS visited Federal Space Agency of Russia in Moscow and introduced NPO InterCoS. Cooperation in the promotion and popularization of Russian space activities was discussed.



2006-07-11 to -13: Participation in First Dnepr Launch from New Yasny Launch Base

As only one special foreign guest, NPO InterCoS was invited to the first Dnepr launch, from new Russian Yasny Launch Base, of Genesis 1 spacecraft produced by Bigelow Aerospace in the U.S. (launch at 18:54 of July 12, 2006, Moscow time). InterCoS surveyed the satellite processing facility, accommodation, and residential area of new Russian Yasny Launch Base. InterCoS's Board Meeting was also held in Yasny.



2006-05-24: Establishment of NPO InterCoS

NPO InterCoS was authorized by government on 17th of May, 2006 based on NPO law in Japan and was officially established and registered on 24th of May, 2006.


2006-02-02: Application for Government Authorization

Application documents requesting for government authorization as Non Profit Organization for Promotion of International Peaceful Cooperation in Space was submitted in Tokyo.


2005-10-16 to -19: First Project Meetings

First project meetings to start volunteer activities for international cooperation in space were held in Kiev, Moscow, and Yasny.




NPO InterCoS is a Non Profit Organization for Promotion of International Peaceful Cooperation in Space.

NPO InterCoS was established and registered in Tokyo with government authorization based on NPO laws in Japan. It introduces the Space Activities and Culture of such countries of Russia and Ukraine to the world, and promotes the cooperation with them. It also promotes peaceful use of Rockets.

New Web-Site being Prepared

A new web-site specialized in the NPO activities for Culture and Art is being prepared at www.npospace.jp, www.photoartspace.com, and www. balletspace.com .

Web-Site Up-date

Kamakura

2014-08-09

Dnepropetrovsk

2014-08-09

Kyoto

2014-08-09

Yasny

2012-06-30

St. Petersburg

2012-06-30

Tokyo

2012-06-30

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