Launch schedule of BIRDS-2 CubeSats

BIRDS-2 CubeSats are scheduled for launch as follows:

Launch Vehicle:                 Space-X15
Launch date/time:            1003 GMT (6:03 a.m. EDT) on June 28, 2018
Launch site:                         Cape Canaveral, Florida

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Delivery of BIRDS-2 CubeSats to JAXA

On 14th May, 2018 the BIRDS-2 Satellites were transported to JAXA. The satellites were officially handed over to JAXA and installed on J-SSOD the next day (15th May). JAXA packed the POD along with other cargo supplies and shipped it to NASA on 16th May.

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