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1933 - Nation: UK.
1934 - Nation: Germany.
1937 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Goddard L-B.
1941 - Nation: Germany.
1946 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Matador.
1952 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Holloman . Launch Vehicle: Aerobee. LV Configuration: R.TV-A-1.
1952 - Nation: Russia.
1959 - Nation: USA.
1960 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC576-B. Launch Vehicle: Atlas D. LV Configuration: Atlas 25D.
1961 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Vehicle: Jupiter. LV Configuration: Jupiter s/n CM-209.
1961 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Wallops Island . Launch Vehicle: Trailblazer.
1963 - Nation: USA.
1963 - - 08:24 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC1. Launch Vehicle: Vostok 8A92.
1966 - - 09:45 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: PALC-D. Launch Vehicle: Scout B. LV Configuration: Scout B s/n S145C.
1967 - Nation: USSR.
1968 - - 23:01 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC81P. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S824. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 232-01 / 11S824 s/n 15L. FAILURE: Second stage shut-off prematurely due to short-circuit in Zond control system.
1970 - Nation: USA.
1971 - - 15:30 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC4W. Launch Vehicle: Titan 3B. LV Configuration: Titan 23B s/n 3B-31 / Agena D.
1972 - Nation: USA.
1976 - Nation: USA.
1976 - - 20:46 GMT. Nation: NATO. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC17B. Launch Vehicle: Delta 2914. LV Configuration: Delta 2914 s/n 608 / Delta s/n 122.
1983 - - 14:38 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC41/1. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1984 - - 04:21 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC200L. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S86. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 312-02 / 11S86 s/n 46L.
1987 - - 09:21 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1995 -
1998 - Nation: Russia.
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