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Zenit-2

Zenit-2 [Yuzhnoye]

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Version Stage 1 Stage 2
Zenit-2 Zenit-2 (St. 1) / RD-171 Zenit-2 (St. 2) / RD-120 + RD-8
Performance (kg) LEO LPEO SSO GTO GEO MolO IP
Zenit-2 13740 11380 - - - -
Nr   TNo Type        Date          LS             Payload

 1    1  Zenit-2     13.04.1985    Ba LC-45/   F  Kosmos (1645) (EPN 03.0694 #1)
 2    2  Zenit-2     21.06.1985    Ba LC-45/   P  Kosmos (1663) (EPN 03.0694 #2)
 3    3  Zenit-2     22.10.1985    Ba LC-45/1     Kosmos 1697 (EPN 03.0694 #3)
 4    4  Zenit-2     28.12.1985    Ba LC-45/   P  Kosmos 1714 (Tselina-2 #3)
 5    5  Zenit-2     30.07.1986    Ba LC-45/1     Kosmos 1767 (EPN 03.0695 #1)
 6    6  Zenit-2     22.10.1986    Ba LC-45/1     Kosmos 1786 (Taifun-1B #9, Yug #9) / GVM
 7    7  Zenit-2     14.02.1987    Ba LC-45/1     Kosmos 1820 (EPN 03.0695 #2)
 8    8  Zenit-2     18.03.1987    Ba LC-45/1     Kosmos 1833 (EPN 03.0694 #4)
 9    9  Zenit-2     13.05.1987    Ba LC-45/1     Kosmos 1844 (Tselina-2 #4)
10   10  Zenit-2     01.08.1987    Ba LC-45/1     Kosmos 1871 (EPN 03.0695 #3)
11   11  Zenit-2     28.08.1987    Ba LC-45/1     Kosmos 1873 (EPN 03.0695 #4)
12   12  Zenit-2     15.05.1988    Ba LC-45/1     Kosmos 1943 (Tselina-2 #5)
13   13  Zenit-2     23.11.1988    Ba LC-45/1     Kosmos 1980 (Tselina-2 #6)
14   14  Zenit-2     22.05.1990    Ba LC-45/2     Kosmos 2082 (Tselina-2 #7)
15   15  Zenit-2     04.10.1990    Ba LC-45/2  F  Kosmos (2102) (Tselina-2 #8)
16   16  Zenit-2     30.08.1991    Ba LC-45/1  F  Kosmos (2155) (Tselina-2 #9)
17   17  Zenit-2     05.02.1992    Ba LC-45/1  F  Kosmos (2180) (Tselina-2 #10)
18   18  Zenit-2     17.11.1992    Ba LC-45/1     Kosmos 2219 (Tselina-2 #11)
19   19  Zenit-2     25.12.1992    Ba LC-45/1     Kosmos 2227 (Tselina-2 #12)
20   20  Zenit-2     26.03.1993    Ba LC-45/1     Kosmos 2237 (Tselina-2 #13)
21   21  Zenit-2     16.09.1993    Ba LC-45/1     Kosmos 2263 (Tselina-2 #14)
22   22  Zenit-2     23.04.1994    Ba LC-45/1     Kosmos 2278 (Tselina-2 #15)
23   23  Zenit-2     26.08.1994    Ba LC-45/1     Kosmos 2290 (Orlets-2 #1)
24   24  Zenit-2     04.11.1994    Ba LC-45/1     Resurs-O1 3 & Safir-R
25   25  Zenit-2     24.11.1994    Ba LC-45/1     Kosmos 2297 (Tselina-2 #16)
26   26  Zenit-2     31.10.1995    Ba LC-45/1     Kosmos 2322 (Tselina-2 #17)
27   27  Zenit-2     04.09.1996    Ba LC-45/1     Kosmos 2333 (Tselina-2 #18)
28   28  Zenit-2     20.05.1997    Ba LC-45/1  F  Kosmos (2342) (Tselina-2 #19)
29   29  Zenit-2     10.07.1998    Ba LC-45/1     Resurs-O1 4 & IRIS 1 / TMSat 1 / Techsat 1B / FASat Bravo / Safir 2 / WESTPAC 1
30   30  Zenit-2     28.07.1998    Ba LC-45/1     Kosmos 2360 (Tselina-2 #20)
31   31  Zenit-2     09.09.1998    Ba LC-45/1  F  Globalstar 5, 7, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 16, 17, 18, 20, 21
33   32  Zenit-2     17.07.1999    Ba LC-45/1     Okean-O 1
35   33  Zenit-2     03.02.2000    Ba LC-45/1     Kosmos 2360 (Tselina-2 #21)
38   34  Zenit-2     29.09.2000    Ba LC-45/1     Kosmos 2372 (Orlets-2 #2)
42   35  Zenit-2     10.12.2001    Ba LC-45/1     Meteor-3M 1 / Kompass / Badr B / Maroc-Tubsat / Reflector 
49   36  Zenit-2     10.06.2004    Ba LC-45/1     Kosmos 2406 (Tselina-2 #22)


planned flights:


Failures:

Flight 01: 
Flight 02: second stage failed, but some debris reached orbit
Flight 04: second stage failed to reignite
Flight 15: first stage engine exploded after 3 seconds
Flight 16: second stage exploded
Flight 17: second stage malfunction
Flight 28: first stage cut off after 45 sec
Flight 31: 


Launch sites:

Ba  = Baikonur (Tyuratam, NIIP-5, GIK-5), Tyuratam, Kazakhstan Kazakhstan