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Orbital Launches of 1977

ID Date Payload(s) Launch Vehicle Site Remark
January
1977-001 06.01.1977 Kosmos 888 (Zenit-4MK #72, Germes #72) Soyuz-U Ba LC-31/6
1977-002 06.01.1977 Meteor-2 2 Vostok-2M Pl LC-43/3
1977-003 20.01.1977 Kosmos 889 (Zenit-2M #74, Gektor #74) Soyuz-U Ba LC-31/6
1977-004 20.01.1977 Kosmos 890 (Zaliv #23) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/1
1977-005 28.01.1977 NATO 3B Delta-2914 CC LC-17B
February
1977-006 02.02.1977 Kosmos 891 (Taifun-1 #6, Vektor #6) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/2
1977-007 06.02.1977 DSP 7 (OPS 3151) Titan-3(23)C CC LC-40
1977-008 07.02.1977 Soyuz 24 Soyuz-U Ba LC-1/5
1977-009 09.02.1977 Kosmos 892 (Zenit-4MK #73, Germes #73) Soyuz-U Pl LC-43/3
1977-010 11.02.1977 Molniya-2 17 Molniya-M (Blok-ML) Pl LC-43/4
1977-011 15.02.1977 Kosmos 893 (DS-U2-IK GVM ?) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/2
1977-012 19.02.1977 MS T3 (Tansei 3) M-3H Ka LP-M
1977-013 21.02.1977 Kosmos 894 (Parus #8) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/1
1977-F01 22.02.1977 Kosmos (895) (Zenit-4MK #74, Germes #74) Soyuz-U Ba LC-31/6 Failure
1977-014 23.02.1977 ETS 2 (Kiku 2) N-1 Ta LP-N
1977-015 26.02.1977 Kosmos 895 (Tselina-D #11) Vostok-2M Pl LC-43/4
March
1977-016 03.03.1977 Kosmos 896 (Zenit-6U #2, Argon #2) Soyuz-U Pl LC-43/4
1977-017 10.03.1977 Kosmos 897 (Zenit-4MK #75, Germes #75) Soyuz-U Pl LC-43/3
1977-018 10.03.1977 Palapa A2 Delta-2914 CC LC-17A
1977-019 13.03.1977 KH-8 48 (Gambit-3 4348, OPS 4915) Titan-3(24)B Agena-D Va SLC-4W
1977-020 17.03.1977 Kosmos 898 (Zenit-2M #75, Gektor #75) & Nauka Soyuz-U Pl LC-43/3
1977-021 24.03.1977 Molniya-1K 36 (Molniya-1K 41L) Molniya-M (Blok-ML) Pl LC-43/4
1977-022 24.03.1977 Kosmos 899 (Tselina-O #34) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/2
1977-023 29.03.1977 Kosmos 900 (AUOS-Z-R-O, Oval) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/2
April
1977-024 05.04.1977 Meteor-1 27 Vostok-2M Pl LC-43/3
1977-025 05.04.1977 Kosmos 901 (DS-P1-I #19) Kosmos-2 Pl LC-133/1
1977-026 07.04.1977 Kosmos 902 (Zenit-4MK #76, Germes #76) Soyuz-U Pl LC-43/4
1977-027 11.04.1977 Kosmos 903 (US-K #6) Molniya-M (Blok-2BL) Pl LC-43/3
1977-028 20.04.1977 Kosmos 904 (Zenit-2M #76, Gektor #76) Soyuz-U Ba LC-31/6
1977-029 20.04.1977 ESA-GEOS 1 Delta-2914 CC LC-17B Partial Failure
1977-030 26.04.1977 Kosmos 905 (Yantar-2K #6, Feniks #6) Soyuz-U Pl LC-43/3
1977-031 27.04.1977 Kosmos 906 (ER763-4) Kosmos-3M KY LC-107
1977-032 28.04.1977 Molniya-3 19L Molniya-M (Blok-ML) Pl LC-43/4
May
1977-033 05.05.1977 Kosmos 907 (Zenit-4MK #77, Germes #77) Soyuz-U Pl LC-43/3
1977-034 12.05.1977 DSCS-2 7 (OPS 9437)
DSCS-2 8 (OPS 9438)
Titan-3(23)C CC LC-40
1977-035 17.05.1977 Kosmos 908 (Zenit-4MK #78, Germes #78) Soyuz-U Ba LC-31/6
1977-036 19.05.1977 Kosmos 909 (DS-P1-M #11, Tyulpan #11, Lira #11) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/2
1977-037 23.05.1977 Kosmos 910 (IS-A #5) Tsiklon-2 Ba LC-90
1977-038 23.05.1977 Canyon 7 (OPS 9751) Atlas-SLV3A Agena-D CC LC-13
1977-039 25.05.1977 Kosmos 911 (Sfera #16) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/2
1977-040 26.05.1977 Kosmos 912 (Zenit-4MKT #4, Fram #4) Soyuz-U Pl LC-43/4
1977-041 26.05.1977 Intelsat-4A 4 Atlas-SLV3D Centaur-D1AR CC LC-36A
1977-042 30.05.1977 Kosmos 913 (Taifun-2 #3) / 20 Romb Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/1
1977-043 31.05.1977 Kosmos 914 (Zenit-2M #77, Gektor #77) & Nauka Soyuz-U Ba LC-31/6
June
1977-044 05.06.1977 DMSP-5D1 F2 (OPS 5644) Thor-LV2F Star-37XE Star-37S-ISS Va SLC-10W
1977-045 08.06.1977 Kosmos 915 (Zenit-4MK #79, Germes #79) Soyuz-U Pl LC-43/4
1977-046 10.06.1977 Kosmos 916 (Zenit-4MT #12, Orion #12) Soyuz-U Pl LC-43/3
1977-047 16.06.1977 Kosmos 917 (US-K #7) Molniya-M (Blok-2BL) Pl LC-43/4
1977-048 16.06.1977 GOES 2 (GOES B) Delta-2914 CC LC-17B
1977-049 17.06.1977 Signe 3 Kosmos-3M KY LC-107
1977-050 17.06.1977 Kosmos 918 (IS-A #6) Tsiklon-2 Ba LC-90
1977-051 18.06.1977 Kosmos 919 (DS-P1-I #20) Kosmos-2 Pl LC-133/1
1977-052 22.06.1977 Kosmos 920 (Zenit-4MK #80, Germes #80) Soyuz-U Ba LC-31/6
1977-053 23.06.1977 NTS 2 (P76-4) Atlas-F SGS-1 Va SLC-3W
1977-054 24.06.1977 Molniya-1K 37 (Molniya-1K 45L) Molniya-M (Blok-ML) Ba LC-1/5
1977-055 24.06.1977 Kosmos 921 (EPN 03.0380 #1) Tsiklon-3 Pl LC-32/2
1977-056 27.06.1977 KH-9 13 (Hexagon 1213, OPS 4800) Titan-3D Va SLC-4E
1977-057 29.06.1977 Meteor-Priroda 2-2 (Meteor-1 28) Vostok-2M Ba LC-31/6
1977-058 30.06.1977 Kosmos 922 (Zenit-2M #78, Gektor #78) Soyuz-U Pl LC-43/4
July
1977-059 01.07.1977 Kosmos 923 (Strela-2M #15) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/1
1977-060 04.07.1977 Kosmos 924 (Tselina-O #35) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/2
1977-061 07.07.1977 Kosmos 925 (Tselina-D #12) Vostok-2M Pl LC-43/4
1977-062 08.07.1977 Kosmos 926 (Tsikada #2) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/1
1977-063 12.07.1977 Kosmos 927 (Zenit-4MKM #1, Gerakl #1) Soyuz-U Pl LC-43/4
1977-064 13.07.1977 Kosmos 928 (Parus #9) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/1
1977-065 14.07.1977 GMS 1 (Himawari 1) Delta-2914 CC LC-17B
1977-066 17.07.1977 Kosmos 929 (TKS #1) Proton-K Ba LC-81/24
1977-067 19.07.1977 Kosmos 930 (Taifun-1 #7, Vektor #7) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/2 Partial Failure
1977-068 20.07.1977 Kosmos 931 (US-K #8) Molniya-M (Blok-2BL) Pl LC-43/4
1977-069 20.07.1977 Kosmos 932 (Zenit-4MKM #2, Gerakl #2) Soyuz-U Ba LC-31/6
1977-070 22.07.1977 Kosmos 933 (Taifun-1 #8, Vektor #8) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/1
1977-071 23.07.1977 Raduga 3 (Gran 13L) Proton-K Blok-DM Ba LC-200/40
1977-072 27.07.1977 Kosmos 934 (Zenit-6U #3, Argon #3) Soyuz-U Pl LC-43/4
1977-073 29.07.1977 Kosmos 935 (Zenit-2M #79, Gektor #79) Soyuz-U Pl LC-43/4
August
1977-074 03.08.1977 Kosmos 936 (Bion #4) Soyuz-U Pl LC-43/3
1977-F02 04.08.1977 Kosmos (937) (TKS-VA #3)
Kosmos (938) (TKS-VA #4)
Proton-K Ba LC-81/24 Failure
1977-F03 10.08.1977 Kosmos (937b) (Zenit-4MKM #3, Gerakl #3) Soyuz-U Ba LC-31/6 Failure
1977-075 12.08.1977 HEAO 1 Atlas-SLV3D Centaur-D1AR CC LC-36B
1977-076 20.08.1977 Voyager 2 [Star-37E] Titan-3E Centaur-D1T CC LC-41
1977-077 24.08.1977 Kosmos 937 (US-P #5) Tsiklon-2 Ba LC-90
1977-078 24.08.1977 Kosmos 938 (Zenit-4MKM #4, Gerakl #4) Soyuz-U Pl LC-43/4
1977-079 24.08.1977 Kosmos 939 (Strela-1M #129)
Kosmos 940 (Strela-1M #130)
Kosmos 941 (Strela-1M #131)
Kosmos 942 (Strela-1M #132)
Kosmos 943 (Strela-1M #133)
Kosmos 944 (Strela-1M #134)
Kosmos 945 (Strela-1M #135)
Kosmos 946 (Strela-1M #136)
Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/1
1977-080 25.08.1977 Sirio 1 Delta-2313 CC LC-17B
1977-081 27.08.1977 Kosmos 947 (Zenit-2M #80, Gektor #80) Soyuz-U Pl LC-43/3
1977-082 30.08.1977 Molniya-1K 38 (Molniya-1K 46L) Molniya-M (Blok-ML) Pl LC-43/3
September
1977-083 02.09.1977 Kosmos 948 (Zenit-4MKT #5, Fram #5) Soyuz-U Pl LC-43/4
1977-084 05.09.1977 Voyager 1 [Star-37E] Titan-3E Centaur-D1T CC LC-41
1977-085 06.09.1977 Kosmos 949 (Yantar-2K #7, Feniks #7) Soyuz-U Pl LC-43/3
1977-086 13.09.1977 Kosmos 950 (Zenit-2M #81, Gektor #81) Soyuz-U Pl LC-43/3
1977-087 13.09.1977 Kosmos 951 (Parus #10) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/1
1977-F04 13.09.1977 OTS 1 Delta-3914 CC LC-17A Failure
1977-088 16.09.1977 Kosmos 952 (US-A #14) Tsiklon-2 Ba LC-90
1977-089 16.09.1977 Kosmos 953 (Zenit-4MKM #5, Gerakl #5) Soyuz-U Pl LC-43/3
1977-090 18.09.1977 Kosmos 954 (US-A #15) Tsiklon-2 Ba LC-90
1977-091 20.09.1977 Kosmos 955 (Tselina-D #13) Vostok-2M Pl LC-43/4
1977-092 20.09.1977 Ekran 2 (Ekran 12L) Proton-K Blok-DM Ba LC-200/40
1977-093 22.09.1977 Prognoz 6 Molniya-M (Blok-SO-L) Ba LC-31/6
1977-094 23.09.1977 KH-8 49 (Gambit-3 4349, OPS 7471) Titan-3(24)B Agena-D Va SLC-4W
1977-095 24.09.1977 Kosmos 956 (EPN 03.0380 #2) Tsiklon-3 Pl LC-32/2
1977-096 24.09.1977 Interkosmos 17 (AUOS-Z-R-E-IK #1, Ellipse) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/1
1977-097 29.09.1977 Salyut 6 (DOS 5) Proton-K Ba LC-81/24
1977-F05 30.09.1977 Intelsat-4A 5 Atlas-SLV3D Centaur-D1AR CC LC-36A Failure
1977-098 30.09.1977 Kosmos 957 (Zenit-4MKM #6, Gerakl #6) Soyuz-U Ba LC-31/6
October
1977-099 09.10.1977 Soyuz 25 Soyuz-U Ba LC-1/5
1977-100 11.10.1977 Kosmos 958 (Zenit-6U #4, Argon #4) Soyuz-U Pl LC-43/4
1977-101 21.10.1977 Kosmos 959 (DS-P1-M #12, Tyulpan #12, Lira #12) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/1
1977-102 22.10.1977 ISEE 1 (Explorer 56)
ISEE 2
Delta-2914 CC LC-17B
1977-103 25.10.1977 Kosmos 960 (Tselina-O #36) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/1?
1977-104 26.10.1977 Kosmos 961 (IS-A #7) Tsiklon-2 Ba LC-90
1977-105 28.10.1977 Molniya-3 18L Molniya-M (Blok-ML) Pl LC-43/3
1977-106 28.10.1977 Transat (Transit-O 11, NNS 30110) Scout-D1 Va SLC-5
1977-107 28.10.1977 Kosmos 962 (Zaliv #24) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/1
November
1977-108 23.11.1977 Meteosat 1 Delta-2914 CC LC-17A
1977-109 24.11.1977 Kosmos 963 (Sfera #17) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/1
1977-F06 29.11.1977 Kosmos (964) (Tsikada #3) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/1 Failure
December
1977-110 04.12.1977 Kosmos 964 (Zenit-4MKM #7, Gerakl #7) Soyuz-U Pl LC-43/4
1977-111 08.12.1977 Kosmos 965 (Taifun-2 #4) / 23 Romb Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/2
1977-112 08.12.1977 Parcae 2A (NOSS 2A)
Parcae 2B (NOSS 2B)
Parcae 2C (NOSS 2C)

MSD 2
Atlas-F MSD Va SLC-3W
1977-113 10.12.1977 Soyuz 26 Soyuz-U Ba LC-1/5
1977-114 11.12.1977 Aquacade 3 (OPS 4258) Atlas-SLV3A Agena-D CC LC-13
1977-115 12.12.1977 Kosmos 966 (Zenit-2M #82, Gektor #82) & Nauka Soyuz-U Ba LC-31/6
1977-116 13.12.1977 Kosmos 967 (DS-P1-M #13, Tyulpan #13, Lira #13) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/1
1977-117 14.12.1977 Meteor-2 3 Vostok-2M Pl LC-43/4
1977-118 15.12.1977 CS 1 (Sakura 1) Delta-2914 CC LC-17B
1977-119 16.12.1977 Kosmos 968 (Strela-2M #16) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/1
1977-120 20.12.1977 Kosmos 969 (Zenit-4MKM #8, Gerakl #8) Soyuz-U Pl LC-43/4
1977-121 21.12.1977 Kosmos 970 (IS-A #8) Tsiklon-2 Ba LC-90
1977-122 23.12.1977 Kosmos 971 (Parus #11) Kosmos-3M Pl LC-132/1
1977-123 27.12.1977 Kosmos 972 (EPN 03.0380 #3) Tsiklon-3 Pl LC-32/2
1977-124 27.12.1977 Kosmos 973 (Zenit-2M #83, Gektor #83) & Nauka Soyuz-U Ba LC-31/6 ?

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
Ka = Kagoshima Space Center / Uchinoura Space Center, Kagoshima, Kyushu, Japan Japan
KY = Kapustin Yar (GTsP-4, GTsMP-4), Volgograd, USSR USSR
Pl = Plesetsk (NIIP-53, GIK-1, GNIIP), USSR USSR
Ta = Tanegashima Space Center, Tanegashima, Japan Japan
Va = Vandenberg AFB, California, USA USA
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