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1945 - Nation: USA.
1951 - Nation: USA.
1952 - Nation: Russia.
1956 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: White Sands . Launch Vehicle: Aerobee. LV Configuration: XASR-SC-1.
1957 - Nation: USA.
1960 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Titan 1. LV Configuration: Titan 1 J.
1960 - - 20:37 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC75-3-5. Launch Vehicle: Thor Agena A. LV Configuration: Thor s/n 231 / Agena A s/n 1057.
1961 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 1 Flight 22.
1962 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: Atlas F. LV Configuration: Atlas 57F. FAILURE: Failure.
1965 - - 00:00 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 3 Flight 46.
1965 - - 17:54 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Wallops Island . Launch Complex: LA3. Launch Vehicle: Scout B. LV Configuration: Scout B s/n S131R.
1966 - - 19:26 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC13. Launch Vehicle: SLV-3 Atlas / Agena D. LV Configuration: Atlas s/n 5801 / Agena D s/n 6630.
1968 - - 22:33 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC36A. Launch Vehicle: Atlas Centaur SLV-3C. LV Configuration: Atlas SLV-3C s/n AC-17 / Centaur D-1A s/n 5104C. FAILURE: Centaur oxidizer leak. No restart.
1970 - - 20:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC133/1. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K63.
1972 - Nation: China. Launch Site: Jiuquan . Launch Vehicle: FB-1.
1977 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U. FAILURE: Failure in year noted; exact date unknown. .
1979 - 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 - Nation: USA.
1979 - - 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.
1981 - - 20:03 GMT. Nation: Japan. Launch Site: Tanegashima . Launch Complex: O. Launch Vehicle: N-2. LV Configuration: N-2 s/n N-8(F).
1983 - - 12:57 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1983 - - 18:24 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC200L. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S861. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 317-01 / 11S861 s/n 2L.
1984 - - 00:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78M. LV Configuration: Molniya 8K78M / ML.
1991 -
1992 - - 23:08 GMT. Nation: France. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2. Launch Vehicle: Ariane 42P. LV Configuration: Ariane 42P s/n V52.
1993 - - 14:52 GMT. Nation: Russia. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC16/2. Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78M. LV Configuration: Molniya 8K78M / 2BL.
1994 - - 23:05 GMT. Nation: Turkey. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2. Launch Vehicle: Ariane 44LP. LV Configuration: Ariane 44LP s/n V66.
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