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1929 - Nation: Germany. Launch Vehicle: JATO.
1940 - Nation: USA.
1944 - Nation: Russia.
1944 - Nation: Germany. Launch Vehicle: Me-163.
1945 - Nation: USA.
1946 - Nation: USA.
1950 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral .
1955 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Vanguard.
1957 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Kapustin Yar . Launch Vehicle: Burya. LV Configuration: Burya s/n 2/1.
1957 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Vehicle: Thor. LV Configuration: Thor 104. FAILURE: Broke up after 92 seconds.
1957 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Atlas D.
1958 - Nation: USA.
1958 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Wallops Island . Launch Vehicle: Argo.
1959 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Saturn V.
1961 - Nation: USA.
1961 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Atlas Centaur SLV-3C.
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1962 - Nation: USSR.
1962 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: Atlas F. LV Configuration: Atlas 15F.
1963 - Nation: Japan.
1964 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: N1, Proton 8K82K.
1965 - Nation: USSR.
1967 - Nation: USA.
1967 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Saturn IB.
1967 - - 22:33 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC13. Launch Vehicle: SLV-3 Atlas / Agena D. LV Configuration: Atlas s/n 5805 / Agena D s/n 6634.
1971 - Nation: USA.
1972 - - 08:24 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
1973 - Nation: USA.
1973 - - 14:09 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
1976 - Nation: USA.
1979 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Shuttle.
1985 - - 05:31 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC90. Launch Vehicle: Tsyklon 2.
1987 - - 04:04 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC45. Launch Vehicle: Zenit-2.
1990 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg .
1990 - - 09:32 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U2.
1991 - - 12:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78M. LV Configuration: Molniya 8K78M / ML.
1997 - - 20:20 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: RW30/12 . Launch Vehicle: Pegasus XL. LV Configuration: Pegasus XL s/n F16.
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