First catch landed in Taiki as autumn salmon fishing begins on the Pacific coast in eastern HokkaidoSep. 19
The autumn salmon fishing season has begun on the Pacific coast in eastern Hokkaido and, on September 1, the first catch of 3.6 tons was landed at the Taiki fishing port in the town of Taiki on the...
Interstellar Technologies (IST), a venture company in the town of Taiki in the Tokachi region, successfully launched its small-scale space observation rocket MOMO 7 from the Hamataiki experiment site at 5:45 p.m. on July 3. The rocket, which was the first to be launched since last July, rose to approximately 100 km above the earth’s surface.
The new headquarters and factory of venture company Interstellar Technologies Inc. (IST) that was being built in the town of Taiki in the Tokachi region of Eastern Hokkaido, has been completed. The company’s new buildings will be used to accelerate rocket development, with the company announcing its entrance into the satellite development business on December 21 last year. Work will begin on Japan’s first integrated rocket and manmade satellite development, helping to accelerating competitiveness in the space industry.
Oct. 22, 2020
Tokachi Agricultural Cooperative (Obihiro) revealed an operational experiment on October 6, in which grazing cattle are fitted with collars containing a Global Position System (GPS) that utilizes satellites, to determine their location.