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Kibo AHiS Mission-2

What is AHiS?

Asian Herb in Space (AHiS) is an activity of the Asian Beneficial Collaboration through Kibo Utilization initiative (Kibo-ABC) under the Space Environment Utilization Working Group (SEUWG) of the Asia-Pacific Regional Space Agency Forum (APRSAF). AHiS is the third project of the Space Seeds for Asian Future program (SSAF).

Bangladesh officially joined in AHiS program.

AHiS Mission 2

In the second mission, herb seeds provided by participating organizations will be stored in the Kibo module then returned to the participating organizations for research and education purposes.

Set up operation by Astronaut Soichi NOGUCHI (Credit: JAXA/NASA)