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1922 - Nation: USA.
1927 - Nation: Kazakhstan.
1937 - Nation: Germany. Launch Site: Peenemuende . Launch Vehicle: A3. FAILURE: Engine cutoff early.
1946 - Nation: USA.
1947 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: White Sands . Launch Complex: LC33. Launch Vehicle: V-2. LV Configuration: V-2 number 28.
1949 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: White Sands . Launch Complex: LC33. Launch Vehicle: V-2. LV Configuration: V-2 number 31.
1953 - Nation: USA.
1956 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Vehicle: Viking.
1958 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Atlas D.
1959 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC13. Launch Vehicle: Atlas D. LV Configuration: Atlas 31D.
1960 - - 20:20 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC75-3-4. Launch Vehicle: Thor Agena B. LV Configuration: Thor s/n 296 / Agena B s/n 1103.
1964 - Nation: USA.
1964 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Little Joe II.
1964 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Vehicle: Thor. LV Configuration: Thor 247.
1965 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Saturn V.
1967 - Nation: USA.
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1967 - Nation: USSR.
1968 - Nation: USA.
1977 - - 11:02 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 65068-308.
1977 - - 17:45 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC3W. Launch Vehicle: Atlas F. LV Configuration: Atlas F / Star-37E.
1978 - - 09:36 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1982 - - 13:55 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78M. FAILURE: Fourth stage failure.
1983 - - 06:14 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 65019-528.
1988 - - 14:52 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1990 - - 02:43 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC200P. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S861. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 366-02 / 11S861 s/n 47L.
1993 - Nation: USA.
1993 - - 00:48 GMT. Nation: NATO. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC17A. Launch Vehicle: Delta 7925. LV Configuration: Delta 7925 / Delta s/n 224.
1994 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Black Brant.
1995 - Nation: Russia.
1997 - - 07:16 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Taiyuan . Launch Vehicle: CZ-2C/SD. LV Configuration: Chang Zheng 2C-III/SD s/n CZ2C-16.
1997 - - 23:52 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC36B. Launch Vehicle: Atlas IIAS. LV Configuration: Atlas IIAS s/n AC-149.
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