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1938 - Nation: France.
1940 -
1941 - Nation: USSR.
1948 - Nation: USA.
1951 - Nation: USSR.
1953 -
1953 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC4. Launch Vehicle: Redstone. LV Configuration: Redstone s/n RS-1. FAILURE: Control System malfunction followed by Power Plant malfunction at approximately 80 sec. Ground cut-off command given..
1957 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: R-12.
1962 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Titan 3C.
1962 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 2 Flight 27.
1965 - Nation: USA.
1965 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Saturn V.
1968 -
1969 - Nation: USA.
1970 - - 14:38 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC132. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M.
1971 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Kapustin Yar . Launch Vehicle: R-5. LV Configuration: R-5B.
1975 - Nation: USA.
1975 - - 21:22 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC41. Launch Vehicle: Titan 3E. LV Configuration: Titan 3E s/n TC-4 / Centaur D-1T s/n E-4.
1976 - Nation: USA.
1977 - - 14:29 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC41. Launch Vehicle: Titan 3E. LV Configuration: Titan 3E s/n TC-7 / Centaur D-1T s/n E-7.
1982 - - 09:50 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC41/1. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1986 - - 13:12 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC90. Launch Vehicle: Tsyklon 2.
1991 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Aries. FAILURE: Failure.
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