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1930 - Nation: USA.
1937 - Nation: Germany. Launch Site: Peenemuende . Launch Vehicle: A3. FAILURE: Engine cutoff at 6.5 seconds.
1945 - Nation: Canada.
1950 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: R-7 8K71, Buran, Burya.
1952 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: White Sands . Launch Vehicle: Aerobee. LV Configuration: XASR-SC-1.
1952 - Nation: USA.
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1957 - Nation: USA.
1958 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC1. Launch Vehicle: Luna 8K72. LV Configuration: Luna 8K72 s/n B1-5. FAILURE: Core engines shut off at 245 seconds into the flight. Cause was a loss of lubrication to the hydrogen peroxide pump.
1959 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Wallops Island .
1960 - - 21:14 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Wallops Island . Launch Complex: LA3. Launch Vehicle: Scout X-1. LV Configuration: Scout X-1 s/n ST-3. FAILURE: Second stage malfunction.
1961 - Nation: USA.
1961 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: Blue Scout Junior. LV Configuration: Blue Scout Junior.
1962 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Saturn V.
1962 - - 21:30 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC75-1-2. Launch Vehicle: Thor Agena D. LV Configuration: Thor s/n 361 / Agena D s/n 1155.
1964 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Saturn V.
1964 - - 18:57 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: PALC2-4. Launch Vehicle: SLV-3 Atlas / Agena D. LV Configuration: Atlas s/n 7102 / Agena D.
1965 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Titan 2.
1965 - - 19:30 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC19. Launch Vehicle: Titan 2. LV Configuration: Titan 2 GLV s/n GT-7.
1968 - - 19:23 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC4W. Launch Vehicle: Titan 3B. LV Configuration: Titan 3B s/n 3B-20 / Agena D.
1969 - - 21:37 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC3W. Launch Vehicle: LT Thor Agena D. LV Configuration: Thorad 2L s/n 549 / Agena D s/n 1655.
1973 - - 15:07 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC132. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 53753-211.
1975 - - 20:38 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC4E. Launch Vehicle: Titan 3D. LV Configuration: Titan 3D s/n 23D-13.
1977 - - 12:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1981 - - 09:50 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1984 - - 18:00 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC4E. Launch Vehicle: Titan 34D. LV Configuration: Titan 34D s/n 34D-6 (04D-4).
1986 - - 10:04 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1990 - - 00:43 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC90. Launch Vehicle: Tsyklon 2.
1990 - - 18:28 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1993 - Nation: USA.
1996 - - 06:58 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC17B. Launch Vehicle: Delta 7925. LV Configuration: Delta 7925A / Delta s/n 240.
1999 - - 18:53 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Wallops Island . Launch Complex: RW22. Launch Vehicle: Pegasus XL.
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