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1946 - Nation: USA.
1952 - Nation: Germany.
1956 - Nation: USA.
1960 - Nation: China.
1961 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Saturn V.
1961 - - 10:04 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC12. Launch Vehicle: Atlas LV-3A / Agena B. LV Configuration: Atlas s/n 111D / Agena B s/n 6001. FAILURE: Agena B second stage failure.
1962 - - 11:44 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC-D. Launch Vehicle: Scout X-2. LV Configuration: Scout X-2M s/n S117.
1967 - Nation: USA.
1967 - - 04:41 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LE-6. Launch Vehicle: Thor Burner. LV Configuration: Thor Burner 2 s/n 266.
1969 - - 16:00 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC4W. Launch Vehicle: Titan 3B. LV Configuration: Titan 3B s/n 3B-23 / Agena D.
1973 - - 22:57 GMT. Nation: International. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC36A. Launch Vehicle: Atlas Centaur SLV-3D. LV Configuration: Atlas SLV-3D s/n AC-31 / Centaur D-1AR s/n 5010D.
1976 - Nation: USA.
1978 - - 23:44 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78M.
1979 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards .
1983 - - 11:02 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1985 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg .
1988 - - 09:21 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1988 - - 11:16 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC41/1. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1989 - - 03:10 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC1. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U2. LV Configuration: Soyuz 11A511U2 s/n T15000-037.
1990 - - 16:19 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC90. Launch Vehicle: Tsyklon 2.
1994 - - 14:30 GMT. Nation: Russia. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC43. Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78M. LV Configuration: Molniya 8K78M / ML.
1997 - - 06:51 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC6. Launch Vehicle: Athena-1. LV Configuration: LMLV-1 s/n LM-002?.
2000 - - 11:05 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: SLC17B. Launch Vehicle: Delta 3. LV Configuration: 8930 s/n D280.
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