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astronautix.com Chronology - 1979 - Quarter 3
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- 1979 Jul 2 - Nation: USA.
- 1979 Jul 6 - - 08:24 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Kapustin Yar . Launch Complex: LC107. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 65075-124.
- 1979 Jul 6 - - 23:19 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC200P. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S86. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 299-01 / 11S86 s/n 21L.
- 1979 Jul 10 - - 09:07 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
- 1979 Jul 11 - - 15:50 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 47155-104.
- 1979 Jul 13 - - 08:25 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC43/4. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
- 1979 Jul 15 - Nation: China. Launch Site: Wuzhai .
- 1979 Jul 16 - - 12:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Vostok 8A92M.
- 1979 Jul 17 -
- 1979 Jul 19 -
- 1979 Jul 23 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC39A.
- 1979 Jul 25 - - 15:21 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
- 1979 Jul 27 - - 10:30 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC43/4. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
- 1979 Jul 28 - Nation: China. Launch Site: Jiuquan . Launch Complex: LA2. Launch Vehicle: FB-1. LV Configuration: Feng Bao 1 s/n FB1-10. FAILURE: Failure.
- 1979 Jul 31 - - 04:04 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78M.
- 1979 Aug 1 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Shuttle.
- 1979 Aug 2 - Nation: China. Launch Site: Wuzhai .
- 1979 Aug 3 - - 10:48 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
- 1979 Aug 6 - Nation: USA.
- 1979 Aug 10 - Nation: USA.
- 1979 Aug 10 - Nation: India. Launch Site: Sriharikota . Launch Vehicle: SLV. LV Configuration: SLV-3 s/n SLV-3-E1. FAILURE: Thrust vectoring of second stage failed.
- 1979 Aug 10 - - 00:20 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC17A. Launch Vehicle: Delta 2914. LV Configuration: Delta 2914 s/n 638 / Delta s/n 149.
- 1979 Aug 11 - - 09:21 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
- 1979 Aug 11 - Nation: USA.
- 1979 Aug 12 - Nation: USA.
- 1979 Aug 13 - Nation: USA.
- 1979 Aug 14 - - 15:36 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC43/3. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
- 1979 Aug 14 - Nation: USA.
- 1979 Aug 15 - Nation: USSR.
- 1979 Aug 15 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg .
- 1979 Aug 16 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards .
- 1979 Aug 17 - - 10:45 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC43/4. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
- 1979 Aug 21 - - 11:10 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC41/1. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
- 1979 Aug 23 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards .
- 1979 Aug 27 - Nation: USA.
- 1979 Aug 28 - - 00:17 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC43/4. Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78M.
- 1979 Aug 28 - - 00:57 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 47182-419.
- 1979 Aug 31 - Nation: USA.
- 1979 Aug 31 - - 11:16 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
- 1979 Late - Nation: USA.
- 1979 Sep 4 - Nation: China. Launch Site: Wuzhai .
- 1979 Sep 5 - - 10:20 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC41/1. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
- 1979 Sep 14 - - 15:36 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
- 1979 Sep 17 - Nation: USSR.
- 1979 Sep 20 - - 05:27 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC36B. Launch Vehicle: Atlas Centaur SLV-3D. LV Configuration: Atlas SLV-3D(R) s/n AC-53 / Centaur D-1AR s/n 5033.
- 1979 Sep 25 - - 15:30 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC41/1. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
- 1979 Sep 26 - - 20:52 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 47147-243.
- 1979 Sep 28 - - 12:28 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
- 1979 Sep 29 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Kapustin Yar . Launch Vehicle: Vertikal.
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