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- 1970 During the Year - Nation: USSR.
- 1970 During the Year - Nation: USA.
- 1970 Jan 2 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: Tsyklon 3.
- 1970 Jan 4 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Saturn V.
- 1970 Jan 7 - Nation: USA.
- 1970 Jan 8 - Nation: USA.
- 1970 Jan 9 - - 09:21 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
- 1970 Jan 10 -
- 1970 Jan 10 - Nation: China. Launch Site: Jiuquan . Launch Vehicle: CZ-1.
- 1970 Jan 12 - Nation: USA.
- 1970 Jan 14 - - 18:43 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC4W. Launch Vehicle: Titan 3B. LV Configuration: Titan 3B s/n 3B-25 / Agena D.
- 1970 Jan 15 - - 13:40 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC133/1. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K63.
- 1970 Jan 15 - - 00:16 GMT. Nation: International. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC17A. Launch Vehicle: Delta M. LV Configuration: Thor Delta M s/n 557 / Delta s/n 75.
- 1970 Jan 16 - Nation: USA.
- 1970 Jan 16 - - 11:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Kapustin Yar . Launch Complex: LC86/4. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K63.
- 1970 Jan 19 - Nation: USA.
- 1970 Jan 20 - - 20:20 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC133/1. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K63.
- 1970 Jan 21 - - 12:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
- 1970 Jan 23 - - 11:31 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC2W. Launch Vehicle: Delta N. LV Configuration: Thor Delta N6 s/n 542 / Delta s/n 76.
- 1970 Jan 26 - Nation: USA.
- 1970 Jan 30 - - 15:40 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC133/1. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K63. FAILURE: Second stage failed 128 seconds after launch.
- 1970 Jan 30 - Nation: China. Launch Site: Jiuquan . Launch Vehicle: DF-3.
- 1970 Feb 1 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K.
- 1970 Feb 4 - - 02:49 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC2E. Launch Vehicle: LT Thor Agena D. LV Configuration: Thorad 2L s/n 534 / Agena D (TA12).
- 1970 Feb 6 - Nation: USA.
- 1970 Feb 6 - - 04:16 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC81L. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S824. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 247-01 / 11S824 . FAILURE: Failure of vehicle on launch.
- 1970 Feb 9 - Nation: USSR.
- 1970 Feb 10 - - 12:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
- 1970 Feb 11 - - 08:40 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC10W. Launch Vehicle: Thor Burner. LV Configuration: Thor Burner 2 s/n 287.
- 1970 Feb 11 - - 04:25 GMT. Nation: Japan. Launch Site: Kagoshima . Launch Complex: L. Launch Vehicle: L-4S. LV Configuration: Lambda 4S s/n L-4S-5.
- 1970 Feb 16 - Nation: USSR.
- 1970 Feb 17 - Nation: USA.
- 1970 Feb 18 - Nation: USA.
- 1970 Feb 19 - - 18:57 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78M.
- 1970 Feb 24 - Nation: USA.
- 1970 Feb 27 - - 17:25 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC133/1. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K63.
- 1970 Feb 27 - Nation: USA.
- 1970 Mar 1 - Nation: USSR.
- 1970 Spring - Nation: USSR.
- 1970 Spring - Nation: USSR.
- 1970 Mar 1 - Nation: USA.
- 1970 Mar 4 - - 12:15 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC43/4. Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
- 1970 Mar 4 - - 22:15 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC3W. Launch Vehicle: LT Thor Agena D. LV Configuration: Thorad 2L s/n 551 / Agena D s/n 1657.
- 1970 Mar 4 - Nation: UK. Launch Site: Woomera . Launch Vehicle: Black Arrow. LV Configuration: Black Arrow (2 stage).
- 1970 Mar 4 - - 22:15 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC3W. Launch Vehicle: LT Thor Agena D. LV Configuration: Thorad 2L s/n 551 / Agena D s/n 1657.
- 1970 Mar 7 - Nation: USA.
- 1970 Mar 10 - - 12:20 GMT. Nation: France. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELD. Launch Vehicle: Diamant B. LV Configuration: Diamant B s/n No. 1.
- 1970 Mar 13 - - 08:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC43/4. Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
- 1970 Mar 13 - Nation: USA.
- 1970 Mar 15 - Nation: USA.
- 1970 Mar 17 - - 11:16 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Vostok 8A92M.
- 1970 Mar 18 - - 14:40 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC133/1. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K63.
- 1970 Mar 19 - Nation: USA.
- 1970 Mar 20 - - 23:52 GMT. Nation: NATO. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC17A. Launch Vehicle: Delta M. LV Configuration: Thor Delta M s/n 558 / Delta s/n 77.
- 1970 Mar 27 - - 11:44 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
- 1970 Mar 28 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Johnson Island . Launch Vehicle: Thor. LV Configuration: Thor 152.
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