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Orbital Launches of 1970

ID Date Payload(s) Launch Vehicle Site Remark
January
1970-001 09.01.1970 Kosmos 318 (Zenit-2M #7, Gektor #7) Voskhod Ba LC-31/6
1970-002 14.01.1970 KH-8 25 (Gambit-3 4325, OPS 6531) Titan-3B Agena-D Va SLC-4W
1970-003 15.01.1970 Intelsat-3 6 Delta-M CC LC-17A
1970-004 15.01.1970 Kosmos 319 (DS-P1-Yu #29) Kosmos-2 Pl LC-133/1
1970-005 16.01.1970 Kosmos 320 (DS-MO #2, Opticheski #2) Kosmos-2 KY LC-86/4
1970-006 20.01.1970 Kosmos 321 (DS-U2-MG #1) Kosmos-2 Pl LC-133/1
1970-007 21.01.1970 Kosmos 322 (Zenit-4 #68) Voskhod Pl LC-41/1
1970-008 23.01.1970 TIROS M (ITOS 1)
Australis (OSCAR 5, A-O-A)
Delta-N6 Va SLC-2W
1970-F01 30.01.1970 Kosmos (323a) (DS-P1-I #7) Kosmos-2 Pl LC-133/1 Failure
February
1970-009 04.02.1970 SERT 2 Thorad-SLV2G Agena-D Va SLC-2E
1970-F02 06.02.1970 Luna (16) (Ye-8-5 №405) Proton-K Blok-D Ba LC-81/23 ? Failure
1970-010 10.02.1970 Kosmos 323 (Zenit-4 #69) Voskhod Pl LC-41/1
1970-011 11.02.1970 Ohsumi (#5) L-4S Ka LP-L
1970-012 11.02.1970 DSAP-5A F1 (OPS 0054) Thor-LV2F Burner-2 Va SLC-10W
1970-013 19.02.1970 Molniya-1 13 (Molniya-1 17L) Molniya-M (Blok-ML) Pl LC-43/4
1970-014 27.02.1970 Kosmos 324 (DS-P1-Yu #30) Kosmos-2 Pl LC-133/1
March
1970-015 04.03.1970 Kosmos 325 (Zenit-2 #79) Voskhod Pl LC-43/4
1970-016 04.03.1970 KH-4B 9 (Corona 137, OPS 0440)
P-11 4422 (OPS 3402)
Thorad-SLV2H Agena-D Va SLC-3W
1970-017 10.03.1970 Dial WIKA
Dial MIKA
Diamant-B Ko ELD
1970-018 13.03.1970 Kosmos 326 (Zenit-2 #80) Voskhod Pl LC-43/4
1970-019 17.03.1970 Meteor-1 3 Vostok-2M Pl LC-41/1
1970-020 18.03.1970 Kosmos 327 (DS-P1-I #8) Kosmos-2 Pl LC-133/1
1970-021 20.03.1970 NATO 2A Delta-M CC LC-17A
1970-022 27.03.1970 Kosmos 328 (Zenit-4MK #2, Germes #2) Voskhod Pl LC-41/1
April
1970-023 03.04.1970 Kosmos 329 (Zenit-2M #8, Gektor #8) Voskhod Pl LC-43/4
1970-024 07.04.1970 Kosmos 330 (Tselina-O #6) Kosmos-3M Pl
1970-025 08.04.1970 Nimbus 4
Topo 1 (S70-3)
Thorad-SLV2G Agena-D Va SLC-2E
1970-026 08.04.1970 Kosmos 331 (Zenit-4 #70) Voskhod Ba LC-31/6
1970-027 08.04.1970 Vela 11 (OPS 7033)
Vela 12 (OPS 7044)
Titan-3C CC LC-40
1970-028 11.04.1970 Kosmos 332 (Zaliv #5) Kosmos-3M Pl
1970-029 11.04.1970 Apollo 13 (CSM 109, Odyssey)
LM 7 (Aquarius)
Saturn-5 CCK LC-39A
1970-030 15.04.1970 Kosmos 333 (Zenit-4M #4, Rotor #4) Voskhod Pl LC-41/1
1970-031 15.04.1970 KH-8 26 (Gambit-3 4326, OPS 2863) Titan-3B Agena-D Va SLC-4W
1970-032 23.04.1970 Intelsat-3 7 Delta-M CC LC-17A
1970-033 23.04.1970 Kosmos 334 (DS-P1-Yu #31) Kosmos-2 Pl LC-133/1
1970-034 24.04.1970 DFH 1 CZ-1 Jq LC-2/5020
1970-035 24.04.1970 Kosmos 335 (DS-U1-R #1) Kosmos-2 KY LC-86/4
1970-036 25.04.1970 Kosmos 336 (Strela-1M #1)
Kosmos 337 (Strela-1M #2)
Kosmos 338 (Strela-1M #3)
Kosmos 339 (Strela-1M #4)
Kosmos 340 (Strela-1M #5)
Kosmos 341 (Strela-1M #6)
Kosmos 342 (Strela-1M #7)
Kosmos 343 (Strela-1M #8)
Kosmos-3M Pl
1970-037 28.04.1970 Meteor-1 4 Vostok-2M Pl LC-41/1
May
1970-038 12.05.1970 Kosmos 344 (Zenit-2 #81) Voskhod Pl LC-41/1
1970-039 20.05.1970 Kosmos 345 (Zenit-4 #71) Voskhod Ba LC-31/6
1970-040 20.05.1970 KH-4B 10 (Corona 138, OPS 4720)
P-11 4421 (OPS 8520)
Thorad-SLV2H Agena-D Va SLC-3W
1970-F03 22.05.1970 Kosmos (346) (DS-P1-Yu #32) Kosmos-2 Pl LC-133/1 Failure
June
1970-041 01.06.1970 Soyuz 9 Soyuz Ba LC-31/6
1970-042 10.06.1970 Kosmos 346 (Zenit-4 #72) Voskhod Ba LC-31/6
1970-F04 12.06.1970 STV 3 Europa-1 Wo LC-6A Failure
1970-043 12.06.1970 Kosmos 347 (DS-P1-Yu #33) Kosmos-2 KY LC-86/4
1970-044 13.06.1970 Kosmos 348 (DS-U2-GK #2) Kosmos-2 Pl LC-133/1
1970-045 17.06.1970 Kosmos 349 (Zenit-4 #73) Voskhod Pl LC-43/4
1970-046 19.06.1970 Rhyolite 1 → Aquacade 1 (OPS 5346) Atlas-SLV3A Agena-D CC LC-13
1970-047 23.06.1970 Meteor-1 5 Vostok-2M Pl LC-41/1
1970-048 25.06.1970 KH-8 27 (Gambit-3 4327, OPS 6820) Titan-3B Agena-D Va SLC-4W
1970-049 26.06.1970 Molniya-1 14 (Molniya-1 21L) Molniya-M (Blok-ML) Pl LC-43/4
1970-050 26.06.1970 Kosmos 350 (Zenit-2M #9, Gektor #9) Voskhod Ba LC-31/6
1970-051 27.06.1970 Kosmos 351 (DS-P1-Yu #34) Kosmos-2 Pl LC-133/1
1970-F05 27.06.1970 Kosmos (352) (Strela-2M #1) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/1 Failure
July
1970-052 07.07.1970 Kosmos 352 (Zenit-4 #74) Voskhod Ba LC-31/6
1970-053 09.07.1970 Kosmos 353 (Zenit-2M #10, Gektor #10) Voskhod Pl LC-41/1
1970-F06 21.07.1970 Kosmos (354) (Zenit-4 #75) Voskhod Pl LC-43/4 Failure
1970-054 23.07.1970 KH-4B 11 (Corona 139, OPS 4324) Thorad-SLV2H Agena-D Va SLC-3W
1970-055 23.07.1970 Intelsat-3 8 Delta-M CC LC-17A
1970-056 28.07.1970 Kosmos 354 (OGCh #22) R-36-O Ba LC-191/66
August
1970-057 07.08.1970 Interkosmos 3 (DS-U2-IK #1) Kosmos-2 KY LC-86/4
1970-058 07.08.1970 Kosmos 355 (Zenit-4 #76) Voskhod Pl LC-43/4
1970-059 10.08.1970 Kosmos 356 (DS-U2-MG #2) Kosmos-2 Pl LC-133/1
1970-060 17.08.1970 Venera 7 (V-70 #1) Molniya-M (Blok-MVL) Ba LC-31/6
1970-061 18.08.1970 KH-8 28 (Gambit-3 4328, OPS 7874) Titan-3B Agena-D Va SLC-4W
1970-062 19.08.1970 Skynet 1B Delta-M CC LC-17A
1970-063 19.08.1970 Kosmos 357 (DS-P1-Yu #35) Kosmos-2 Pl LC-133/1
1970-064 20.08.1970 Kosmos 358 (DS-P1-M #1, Tyulpan #1, Lira #1) Kosmos-3M Pl
1970-065 22.08.1970 Kosmos 359 (Venera (8a), V-70 #2) Molniya-M (Blok-MVL) Ba LC-31/6 Partial Failure
1970-066 26.08.1970 Strawman 3 (OPS 8329) Thorad-SLV2G Agena-D Va SLC-1W
1970-067 27.08.1970 Transit-O 19 (NNS 30190) Scout-A Va SLC-5
1970-068 29.08.1970 Kosmos 360 (Zenit-4M #5, Rotor #5) Voskhod Ba LC-31/6
September
1970-069 01.09.1970 Canyon 3 (OPS 7329) Atlas-SLV3A Agena-D CC LC-13
1970-F07 02.09.1970 Orba (X 2)
R-2 Instrument Package
Black Arrow Wo Failure
1970-070 03.09.1970 DSAP-5A F2 (OPS 0203) Thor-LV2F Burner-2 Va SLC-10W
1970-071 08.09.1970 Kosmos 361 (Zenit-4M #6, Rotor #6) Voskhod Pl LC-41/1
1970-072 12.09.1970 Luna 16 (Ye-8-5 №406) Proton-K Blok-D Ba LC-81/23
1970-073 16.09.1970 Kosmos 362 (DS-P1-I #9) Kosmos-2 Pl LC-133/1
1970-074 17.09.1970 Kosmos 363 (Zenit-2M #11, Gektor #11) Voskhod Ba LC-31/6
1970-075 22.09.1970 Kosmos 364 (Zenit-4MK #3, Germes #3) Voskhod Pl LC-41/1
1970-F08 25.09.1970 SS (1) M-4S Ka LP-M Failure
1970-076 25.09.1970 Kosmos 365 (OGCh #23) R-36-O Ba LC-191/66
1970-077 29.09.1970 Molniya-1 15 (Molniya-1 19L) Molniya-M (Blok-ML) Pl LC-43/4
October
1970-078 01.10.1970 Kosmos 366 (Zenit-2M #12, Gektor #12) Voskhod Ba LC-1/5
1970-079 03.10.1970 Kosmos 367 (US-A #1) Tsiklon-2 Ba LC-90/19
1970-080 08.10.1970 Kosmos 368 (Zenit-2M #13, Gektor #13) & Nauka-1KS 3L Voskhod Ba LC-31/6
1970-081 08.10.1970 Kosmos 369 (DS-P1-Yu #36) Kosmos-2 Pl LC-133/1
1970-082 09.10.1970 Kosmos 370 (Zenit-4M #7, Rotor #7) Voskhod Ba LC-1/5
1970-083 12.10.1970 Kosmos 371 (Zaliv #6) Kosmos-3M Pl
1970-084 14.10.1970 Interkosmos 4 (DS-U3-IK #2) Kosmos-2 KY LC-86/4
1970-085 15.10.1970 Meteor-1 6 Vostok-2M Pl LC-41/1
1970-086 16.10.1970 Kosmos 372 (Strela-2M #2) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/1
1970-087 20.10.1970 Kosmos 373 (I2M #3) Tsiklon-2 Ba LC-90/19
1970-088 20.10.1970 Zond 8 (L1 14) Proton-K Blok-D Ba LC-81/23
1970-089 23.10.1970 Kosmos 374 (I2P #4) Tsiklon-2 Ba LC-90/20
1970-090 23.10.1970 KH-8 29 (Gambit-3 4329, OPS 7568) Titan-3B Agena-D Va SLC-4W
1970-091 30.10.1970 Kosmos 375 (I2P #5) Tsiklon-2 Ba LC-90/20
1970-092 30.10.1970 Kosmos 376 (Zenit-4M #8, Rotor #8) Voskhod Pl LC-43/4
November
1970-093 06.11.1970 DSP 1 (OPS 5960) Titan-3(23)C CC LC-40 Partial Failure
1970-094 09.11.1970 OFO 1
RM 1
Scout-B WI LA-3
1970-095 10.11.1970 Luna 17 (Lunokhod 1, Ye-8 №203) Proton-K Blok-D Ba LC-81/23
1970-096 11.11.1970 Kosmos 377 (Zenit-2M #14, Gektor #14) Voskhod Ba LC-31/6
1970-097 17.11.1970 Kosmos 378 (DS-U2-IP #1) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/2
1970-098 18.11.1970 KH-4B 12 (Corona 140, OPS 4992)
P-11 4423 (OPS 6829)
Thorad-SLV2H Agena-D Va SLC-3W
1970-099 24.11.1970 Kosmos 379 (L3 #1, T2K #1) Soyuz-L Ba LC-31/6
1970-100 24.11.1970 Kosmos 380 (DS-P1-Yu #37) Kosmos-2 Pl LC-133/1
1970-101 27.11.1970 Molniya-1 16 (Molniya-1 23L) Molniya-M (Blok-ML) Pl LC-43/4
1970-F09 30.11.1970 OAO B Atlas-SLV3C Centaur-D CC LC-36B Failure
December
1970-102 02.12.1970 Kosmos 381 (Ionosfernaya #2) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/2
1970-103 02.12.1970 Kosmos 382 (L1E 2K) Proton-K Blok-D Ba LC-81/23
1970-104 03.12.1970 Kosmos 383 (Zenit-4MK #4, Germes #4) Voskhod Pl LC-43/4
1970-105 10.12.1970 Kosmos 384 (Zenit-2M #15, Gektor #15) & Nauka-2KS 2L Voskhod Pl LC-41/1
1970-1106 11.12.1970 NOAA 1 (ITOS A)
CEP 1
Delta-N6 Va SLC-2W
1970-107 12.12.1970 Explorer 42 (SAS A) Scout-B SM
1970-108 12.12.1970 Kosmos 385 (Zaliv #7) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/2
1970-109 12.12.1970 Peole Diamant-B Ko ELD
1970-110 15.12.1970 Kosmos 386 (Zenit-4M #9, Rotor #9) Voskhod Ba LC-31/6
1970-111 16.12.1970 Kosmos 387 (Tselina-O #7) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/2
1970-112 18.12.1970 Kosmos 388 (DS-P1-Yu #38) Kosmos-2 Pl LC-133/1
1970-113 18.12.1970 Kosmos 389 (Tselina-D #1) Vostok-2M Pl LC-41/1
1970-F10 22.12.1970 Kosmos (390) (DS-P1-M #2, Tyulpan #2, Lira #2) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/2 Failure
1970-114 25.12.1970 Molniya-1 17 (Molniya-1 22L) Molniya-M (Blok-ML) Ba LC-1/5

Launch sites:

Ba = Baikonur (Tyuratam, NIIP-5, GIK-5), Tyuratam, USSR USSR
CC = Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Eastern Test Range, Cape Canaveral, Florida, USA USA
CCK = NASA John F. Kennedy Space Center, Cape Canaveral, Florida, USA USA
Jq = Jiuquan Space Center, Inner Mongolia, China China
Ka = Kagoshima Space Center / Uchinoura Space Center, Kagoshima, Kyushu, Japan Japan
KY = Kapustin Yar (GTsP-4, GTsMP-4), Volgograd, USSR USSR
Ko = Centre Spatial Guyanais (CSG), Kourou, French Guiana French Guiana
Pl = Plesetsk (NIIP-53, GIK-1, GNIIP), USSR USSR
SM = San Marco Launch Complex, Formosa Bay, Kenya Kenya
Va = Vandenberg AFB, California, USA USA
WI = Wallops Flight Facility, Wallops Island, Virginia, USA USA
Wo = Woomera Instrumented Range, Woomera, South Australia, Australia Australia
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