Watch the Japanese Space Agency Set a Record for Smallest Rocket Used to Launch a Satellite

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The Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency has set a record for the smallest-ever rocket to launch a satellite into orbit, using a SS-520 sounding rocket modified to include a third stage carrying a 13.6-inch TRICOM-1R cubesat as its payload.

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