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astronautix.com Chronology - 1971 - Quarter 4
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- 1971 Oct 1 - Nation: USSR.
- 1971 Oct 1 - Nation: USSR.
- 1971 October 6-18 - Nation: USA.
- 1971 Oct 7 - - 12:28 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
- 1971 Oct 13 - - 13:40 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC132. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 47114-104.
- 1971 Oct 14 - - 09:07 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
- 1971 Oct 14 - - 07:51 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC10W. Launch Vehicle: Thor Burner. LV Configuration: Thor Burner 2A s/n 159.
- 1971 Oct 14 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg .
- 1971 Oct 17 - - 13:36 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC1W. Launch Vehicle: LT Thor Agena D. LV Configuration: Thorad 2L s/n 570 / Agena D.
- 1971 Oct 19 - - 12:40 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC133/1. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K63.
- 1971 Oct 21 - - 11:32 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC2E. Launch Vehicle: Delta N. LV Configuration: Thor Delta N6 s/n 572 / Delta s/n 86. FAILURE: Failure.
- 1971 Oct 23 - - 17:16 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC4W. Launch Vehicle: Titan 3B. LV Configuration: Titan 24B s/n 3B-33 (24B-2) / Agena D.
- 1971 Oct 25 -
- 1971 Oct 28 - - 04:09 GMT. Nation: UK. Launch Site: Woomera . Launch Complex: LA5B. Launch Vehicle: Black Arrow. LV Configuration: Black Arrow s/n R-3.
- 1971 Nov 2 - - 14:24 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
- 1971 Nov 3 - - 03:09 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC40. Launch Vehicle: Titan 3C. LV Configuration: Titan 3C s/n 23C-3.
- 1971 Nov 5 - - 13:00 GMT. Nation: France. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELE. Launch Vehicle: Europa. LV Configuration: Europa II s/n F-11. FAILURE: Structural failure of Third stage. Guidance signals were reversed.
- 1971 Nov 11 - Nation: Russia.
- 1971 Nov 15 - - 05:52 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: San Marco . Launch Vehicle: Scout B. LV Configuration: Scout B s/n S163CR.
- 1971 Nov 15 - Nation: USA.
- 1971 Nov 17 - - 11:10 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC133/1. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K63.
- 1971 Nov 19 - - 12:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
- 1971 Nov 20 - - 18:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC132. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 47114-106.
- 1971 Nov 24 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Kapustin Yar . Launch Complex: LC86/4. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K63. FAILURE: Launch vehicle failed to orbit - unknown cause.
- 1971 Nov 24 - - 09:36 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78M.
- 1971 Nov 29 - - 10:10 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC133/1. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K63.
- 1971 Nov 30 - - 17:30 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC132/1. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 65027-110.
- 1971 Nov 30 - - 16:48 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC132. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 65017-101.
- 1971 Dec 1 - Nation: USA.
- 1971 December - Nation: USSR.
- 1971 Dec 1 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: Energia.
- 1971 Dec 2 - - 17:30 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC132/1. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 47119-109.
- 1971 Dec 2 - - 08:25 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Kapustin Yar . Launch Complex: LC86/4. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K63.
- 1971 Dec 3 - - 13:12 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC90. Launch Vehicle: Tsyklon 2.
- 1971 Dec 3 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC43. Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57. FAILURE: Failure.
- 1971 Dec 5 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC13. Launch Vehicle: Atlas / Agena D SLV-3A. LV Configuration: Atlas s/n 5503A / Agena D s/n 2804. FAILURE: First stage failure.
- 1971 Dec 5 - - 16:20 GMT. Nation: France. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELD. Launch Vehicle: Diamant B. LV Configuration: Diamant B s/n No. 4. FAILURE: Second stage failed.
- 1971 Dec 6 - - 09:50 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
- 1971 Dec 10 - - 11:02 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
- 1971 Dec 11 - - 20:47 GMT. Nation: UK. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC5. Launch Vehicle: Scout B. LV Configuration: Scout B-1 s/n S183C.
- 1971 Dec 14 - - 12:13 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC1W. Launch Vehicle: LT Thor Agena D. LV Configuration: Thorad 2L s/n 568 / Agena D.
- 1971 Dec 15 - - 04:33 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC132. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 65017-108.
- 1971 Dec 16 - - 09:50 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
- 1971 Dec 16 - Nation: USA.
- 1971 Dec 17 - - 10:40 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC133/1. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K63.
- 1971 Dec 17 - - 12:57 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC132. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 65014-102.
- 1971 Dec 20 - - 01:10 GMT. Nation: International. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC36A. Launch Vehicle: Atlas Centaur SLV-3C. LV Configuration: Atlas SLV-3C s/n AC-26 / Centaur D-1A s/n 5006C.
- 1971 Dec 20 - - 23:02 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78M.
- 1971 Dec 21 - Nation: USSR.
- 1971 Dec 25 - - 11:31 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC90. Launch Vehicle: Tsyklon 2.
- 1971 Dec 27 - - 14:09 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511M.
- 1971 Dec 27 - - 19:00 GMT. Nation: France. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC132/2. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 65014-103.
- 1971 Dec 29 - - 10:48 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Vostok 8A92M.
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