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1942 - Nation: Russia.
1951 - Nation: USA.
1953 - Nation: USA.
1958 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC1. Launch Vehicle: Sputnik 8A91. LV Configuration: Sputnik 8A91 s/n B1-2. FAILURE: Launch vehicle disintegrated 88 seconds after liftoff.
1959 - Nation: USA.
1959 - Nation: USA.
1959 - Nation: USA.
1960 - Nation: USA.
1960 - Nation: USA.
1961 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: R-16.
1961 - - 14:16 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC26B. Launch Vehicle: Juno II. LV Configuration: Jupiter s/n AM-19E.
1962 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: Atlas D. LV Configuration: Atlas 140D.
1964 - - 23:23 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC75-3-4. Launch Vehicle: TA Thor Agena D. LV Configuration: Thor 2C s/n 395 / Agena D s/n 1604.
1966 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K.
1967 - - 12:43 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Vostok 8A92M.
1968 - Nation: USA.
1968 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Wallops Island . Launch Vehicle: Scout X-4. LV Configuration: Scout X-5A.
1969 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Titan 3M.
1971 - Nation: USA.
1977 - - 03:36 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Kapustin Yar . Launch Complex: LC107. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 53731-287.
1979 - - 17:16 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC43/3. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1980 - - 06:24 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC1. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U. LV Configuration: Soyuz 11A511U s/n Zh15000-210.
1987 - - 00:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC32. Launch Vehicle: Tsyklon 3.
1988 - - 09:21 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1993 - - 12:28 GMT. Nation: Russia. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC31. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1999 - - 18:22 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC6. Launch Vehicle: Athena-2. LV Configuration: Athena-2 s/n LM-5. FAILURE: Payload shroud failed to separate.
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