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Orbital launches in 1971


Launches by month:
Launches by launch sites

* for airborne launches the take off site of the carrier aircraft is considered



Launches:

DateSiteRocketPayloadOutcome
1971-01-12BaikonurVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 390 (Zenit-4M #10, Rotor #10)success
1971-01-14PlesetskKosmos-2 11K63Kosmos 391 (DS-P1-I #10)success
1971-01-20PlesetskVostok-2M 8A92MMeteor-1 7success
1971-01-21VandenbergTitan 3B 23BKH-8 30success
1971-01-21BaikonurVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 392 (Zenit-2M #16, Gektor #16)success
1971-01-26Cape CanaveralAtlas-Centaur Atlas SLV-3C / Centaur-DIntelsat-4 2success
1971-01-26PlesetskKosmos-2 11K63Kosmos 393 (DS-P1-Yu #39)success
1971-01-31Cape CanaveralSaturn V Apollo 14success
1971-02-03Cape CanaveralDelta M M3NATO IIBsuccess
1971-02-09PlesetskKosmos-3M 11K65MKosmos 394 (DS-P1-M #3)success
1971-02-16KagoshimaMu Mu-4SMS T1 (Tansei 1)success
1971-02-17PlesetskKosmos-3M 11K65MKosmos 395 (Tselina-O #8)success
1971-02-17VandenbergThor-Burner Thor-LV2F Burner-2DSAP-5A F3 / 3 NRL satssuccess
1971-02-17VandenbergThor-Agena Thorad SLV-2H Agena DKH-4B 13 / P-801 3failure
1971-02-18PlesetskVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 396 (Zenit-4M #11, Rotor #11)success
1971-02-25BaikonurTsyklon 2 11K69Kosmos 397 (I2P #6)success
1971-02-26BaikonurSoyuz-L 11A511LKosmos 398 (L3 #2, T2K #2)success
1971-03-03JiuquanCZ-1 Shijian 1success
1971-03-03BaikonurVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 399 (Zenit-4M #12, Rotor #12)success
1971-03-05Kapustin YarKosmos-2 11K63DS-P1-Yu #40failure
1971-03-05PlesetskVoskhod 11A57Zenit-2M #17 (Gektor #17) / Nauka-2Kfailure
1971-03-13Cape CanaveralDelta M M6Explorer 43 (IMP I, IMP 6)success
1971-03-18PlesetskKosmos-3M 11K65MKosmos 400 (DS-P1-M #4)success
1971-03-21VandenbergTitan 3B 33BJumpseat 1success
1971-03-24VandenbergThor-Agena Thorad SLV-2H Agena DKH-4B 14success
1971-03-27PlesetskVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 401 (Zenit-4M #13, Rotor #13)success
1971-04-01VandenbergDelta E1 Isis 2success
1971-04-01BaikonurTsyklon 2 11K69Kosmos 402 (US-A #2)success
1971-04-02PlesetskVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 403 (Zenit-2M #18, Gektor #18)success
1971-04-04BaikonurTsyklon 2 11K69Kosmos 404 (I2P #7)success
1971-04-07PlesetskVostok-2M 8A92MKosmos 405 (Tselina-D #2)success
1971-04-14PlesetskVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 406 (Zenit-4M #14, Rotor #14)success
1971-04-15KourouDiamant B Tournesol (D 2A)success
1971-04-17PlesetskVostok-2M 8A92MMeteor-1 8success
1971-04-19BaikonurProton KSalyut-1 (DOS 1)success
1971-04-22BaikonurSoyuz 11A511Soyuz 10success
1971-04-22VandenbergTitan 3B 23BKH-8 31success
1971-04-23PlesetskKosmos-3M 11K65MKosmos 407 (Strela-2M #3)success
1971-04-24PlesetskKosmos-2 11K63Kosmos 408 (DS-P1-Yu #41)success
1971-04-24San MarcoScout B San Marco 3success
1971-04-28PlesetskKosmos-3M 11K65MKosmos 409 (Sfera #6)success
1971-05-05Cape CanaveralTitan 3C Titan 23CDSP 2success
1971-05-06BaikonurVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 410 (Zenit-2M #19, Gektor #19) & Nauka-8KSsuccess
1971-05-07PlesetskKosmos-3M 11K65MKosmos 411 - 418 (Strela-1M #9 - 16)success
1971-05-09Cape CanaveralAtlas-Centaur Atlas SLV-3C / Centaur-DMariner 8failure
1971-05-10BaikonurProton K/DKosmos-419 (3MS 170)pfailure
1971-05-18BaikonurVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 420 (Zenit-4M #15, Rotor #15)success
1971-05-19PlesetskKosmos-2 11K63Kosmos 421 (DS-P1-Yu #42)success
1971-05-19BaikonurProton K/DMars 2 (4M 171)success
1971-05-22PlesetskKosmos-3M 11K65MKosmos 422 (Zaliv #8)success
1971-05-27PlesetskKosmos-2 11K63Kosmos 423 (DS-P1-Yu #43)success
1971-05-28BaikonurProton K/DMars 3 (4M 172)success
1971-05-28PlesetskVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 424 (Zenit-4M #16, Rotor #16)success
1971-05-29PlesetskKosmos-3M 11K65MKosmos 425 (Tselina-O #9)success
1971-05-30Cape CanaveralAtlas-Centaur Atlas SLV-3C / Centaur-DMariner 9success
1971-06-04PlesetskKosmos-3M 11K65MKosmos 426 (DS-U2-K #1)success
1971-06-06BaikonurSoyuz 11A511Soyuz 11success
1971-06-08VandenbergThor-Burner Thor-LV2F Burner-2P70-1success
1971-06-11PlesetskVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 427 (Zenit-4MK #5, Germes #5)success
1971-06-15VandenbergTitan 3D KH-9 1success
1971-06-24BaikonurVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 428 (Zenit-2M #20, Gektor #20) & Nauka-1KSsuccess
1971-06-25PlesetskVoskhod 11A57Zenit-4M #17 (Rotor #17)failure
1971-06-26BaikonurN1 11A52LOK Model #1 / L3 Model #3failure
1971-07-08Wallops IslandScout B Explorer 44 (SE C, Solrad 10)success
1971-07-16VandenbergThor-Agena Thorad SLV-2H Agena DStrawman 4 & RM 19success
1971-07-16PlesetskVostok-2M 8A92MMeteor-1 9success
1971-07-20BaikonurVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 429 (Zenit-4M #18, Rotor #18)success
1971-07-22PlesetskKosmos-3M 11K65MTselina-O #10failure
1971-07-23PlesetskVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 430 (Zenit-4M #19, Rotor #19)success
1971-07-26Cape CanaveralSaturn V Apollo 15success
1971-07-28PlesetskMolniya-M Molniya-1 18 (Molniya-1 20L)success
1971-07-30BaikonurVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 431 (Zenit-2M #21, Gektor #21)success
1971-08-03PlesetskKosmos-2 11K63DS-P1-Yu #44failure
1971-08-05BaikonurVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 432 (Zenit-4M #20, Rotor #20)success
1971-08-07VandenbergAtlas F OV1 20 / LOADS 2 / OV1 21 / RTDS / Gridsphere 1 / Gridsphere 2 / Mylar Balloon / Rigidsphere / LCS 4success
1971-08-08BaikonurR-36-O 8K69MKosmos 433 (OGCh #24)success
1971-08-12BaikonurSoyuz-L 11A511LKosmos 434 (L3 #3, T2K #3)success
1971-08-12VandenbergTitan 3B 24BKH-8 32success
1971-08-16Wallops IslandScout B1 Eolesuccess
1971-08-19BaikonurVoskhod 11A57Zenit-4M #21 (Rotor #21)failure
1971-08-27PlesetskKosmos-2 11K63Kosmos 435 (DS-P1-Yu #45)success
1971-09-02BaikonurProton K/DLuna 18 (Luna Ye-8-5 #407)success
1971-09-07PlesetskKosmos-3M 11K65MKosmos 436 (Tselina-O #11)success
1971-09-10PlesetskKosmos-3M 11K65MKosmos 437 (Tselina-O #12)success
1971-09-10VandenbergThor-Agena Thorad SLV-2H Agena DKH-4B 15 / Arroyosuccess
1971-09-14PlesetskVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 438 (Zenit-4MK #6, Germes #6)success
1971-09-21PlesetskVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 439 (Zenit-2M #22 Gektor #22)success
1971-09-24PlesetskKosmos-2 11K63Kosmos 440 (DS-P1-I #11)success
1971-09-28KagoshimaMu Mu-4SSS 1 (Shinsei)success
1971-09-28BaikonurProton K/DLuna 19 (Luna Ye-8LS #202)success
1971-09-28BaikonurVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 441 (Zenit-4M #22, Rotor #22)success
1971-09-29Cape CanaveralDelta N N3OSO 7 / TTS 4failure
1971-09-29PlesetskVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 442 (Zenit-4M #23, Rotor #23)success
1971-10-07PlesetskVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 443 (Zenit-2M #23, Gektor #23) / Nauka-8KSsuccess
1971-10-13PlesetskKosmos-3M 11K65MKosmos 444 - 451 (Strela-1M #17 - 24)success
1971-10-14VandenbergThor-Burner Thor-LV2F Burner-2ADSAP-5B F1success
1971-10-14BaikonurVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 452 (Zenit-4M #24, Rotor #24)success
1971-10-17VandenbergThor-Agena Thorad SLV-2G Agena-DASTEX (P71-2)success
1971-10-19PlesetskKosmos-2 11K63Kosmos 453 (DS-P1-Yu #46)success
1971-10-21VandenbergDelta N N6Delta 86failure
1971-10-23VandenbergTitan 3B 24BKH-8 33success
1971-10-28WoomeraBlack Arrow Prosperosuccess
1971-11-02PlesetskVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 454 (Zenit-4M #25, Rotor #25)success
1971-11-03Cape CanaveralTitan 3C Titan 23CDSCS-2 1 / DSCS-2 2success
1971-11-05KourouEuropa 2 STV 4failure
1971-11-15San MarcoScout B Explorer 45 (SSS A)success
1971-11-17PlesetskKosmos-2 11K63Kosmos 455 (DS-P1-Yu #47)success
1971-11-19PlesetskVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 456 (Zenit-4M #26, Rotor #26)success
1971-11-20PlesetskKosmos-3M 11K65MKosmos 457 (Sfera #7)success
1971-11-24Kapustin YarKosmos-2 11K63DS-P1-I #12failure
1971-11-24PlesetskMolniya-M Molniya-2 1success
1971-11-29PlesetskKosmos-2 11K63Kosmos 458 (DS-P1-Yu #48)success
1971-11-29PlesetskKosmos-3M 11K65MKosmos 459 (DS-P1-M #5)success
1971-11-30PlesetskKosmos-3M 11K65MKosmos 460 (Tselina-O #13)success
1971-12-02Kapustin YarKosmos-2 11K63Interkosmos 5 (DS-U2-IK #2)success
1971-12-02PlesetskKosmos-3M 11K65MKosmos 461 (DS-U2-MT #1)success
1971-12-03BaikonurTsyklon 2 11K69Kosmos 462 (I2P #8)success
1971-12-03PlesetskVoskhod 11A57Zenit-2M #24 (Gektor #24)failure
1971-12-04Cape CanaveralAtlas-Agena Atlas SLV-3A / Agena DCanyon 4failure
1971-12-05KourouDiamant B Polaire (D 2A)failure
1971-12-06BaikonurVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 463 (Zenit-4M #27, Rotor #27)success
1971-12-10PlesetskVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 464 (Zenit-4M #28, Rotor #28)success
1971-12-11VandenbergScout B1 Ariel 4 (UK 4)success
1971-12-14VandenbergThor-Agena Thorad SLV-2G Agena-DPoppy 9A / Poppy 9B / Poppy 9C / Poppy 9Dsuccess
1971-12-15PlesetskKosmos-3M 11K65MKosmos 465 (Zaliv #9)success
1971-12-16BaikonurVoskhod 11A57Kosmos 466 (Zenit-4M #29, Rotor #29)success
1971-12-17PlesetskKosmos-2 11K63Kosmos 467 (DS-P1-Yu #49)success
1971-12-17PlesetskKosmos-3M 11K65MKosmos 468 (Strela-2M #4)success
1971-12-19PlesetskMolniya-M Molniya-1 19 (Molniya-1 25L)success
1971-12-20Cape CanaveralAtlas-Centaur Atlas SLV-3C / Centaur-DIntelsat-4 3success
1971-12-25BaikonurTsyklon 2 11K69Kosmos 469 (US-A #3)success
1971-12-27PlesetskKosmos-3M 11K65MOreol 1 (Aureole 1) (DS-U2-GKA #1)success
1971-12-27PlesetskSoyuz-M 11A511MKosmos 470 (Zenit-4MT #1, Orion #1)success
1971-12-29PlesetskVostok-2M 8A92MMeteor-1 10success