2020-12-05 05:58:18

Japan's Hayabusa2 Probe Set to Drop Capsule With Asteroid Samples on Saturday, Reports Say

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Japan's Hayabusa2 space probe is expected to release a capsule containing samples from the ancient Ryugu asteroid into the Earth's atmosphere before landing in Australia later on Saturday, domestic media outlets reported, citing the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA).