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1925 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Goddard 1.
1937 - Nation: Germany. Launch Site: Peenemuende . Launch Vehicle: A3. FAILURE: Engine cutoff early.
1949 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: White Sands . Launch Vehicle: Aerobee. LV Configuration: XASR-SC-1.
1957 - Nation: Russia. Launch Vehicle: R-2.
1957 - - 16:45 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC18A. Launch Vehicle: Vanguard. LV Configuration: Vanguard s/n TV-3. FAILURE: Vehicle lost thrust and exploded after 2 seconds.
1958 - Nation: USSR.
1958 - - 05:44 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC05. Launch Vehicle: Juno II. LV Configuration: Jupiter s/n AM-11. FAILURE: First Stage shut down too early. Partial Failure.
1959 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Saturn I.
1960 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 2 Flight 12.
1961 - Nation: USA.
1961 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Vehicle: Jupiter. LV Configuration: Jupiter s/n CM-115.
1965 - - 21:05 GMT. Nation: France. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: PALC-D. Launch Vehicle: Scout X-4. LV Configuration: Scout X-4 s/n S139R.
1966 - Nation: USA.
1971 - Nation: France. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Vehicle: Diamant B. FAILURE: Second stage failed.
1971 - - 09:50 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
1972 - Nation: USA.
1975 - - 03:35 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC5. Launch Vehicle: Scout F. LV Configuration: Scout F-1 s/n S196C. FAILURE: Failure.
1980 - - 23:31 GMT. Nation: International. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC36B. Launch Vehicle: Atlas Centaur SLV-3D. LV Configuration: Atlas SLV-3D(R) s/n AC-54 / Centaur D-1AR s/n 5034.
1993 - Nation: USA.
1995 - - 23:23 GMT. Nation: India. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2. Launch Vehicle: Ariane 44L. LV Configuration: Ariane 44L s/n V81.
1998 - - 00:43 GMT. Nation: Mexico. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2. Launch Vehicle: Ariane 42L. LV Configuration: Ariane 42L s/n V114.
1998 - - 00:57 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: RW30/12 . Launch Vehicle: Pegasus XL. LV Configuration: Pegasus XL s/n F-25.
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