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1946 - Nation: USA.
1960 - - 20:32 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC75-3-5. Launch Vehicle: Thor Agena B. LV Configuration: Thor s/n 258 / Agena B s/n 1101.
1961 - Nation: USA.
1961 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC11. Launch Vehicle: Atlas F. LV Configuration: Atlas 6F. FAILURE: Hydraulics Failure.
1961 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Saturn V.
1962 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 3 Flight 13.
1963 - Nation: USA.
1966 - - 02:20 GMT. Nation: Japan. Launch Site: Kagoshima . Launch Complex: L. Launch Vehicle: L-4S. LV Configuration: Lambda 4S s/n L-4S-2. FAILURE: Fourth stage failed to ignite.
1968 - - 23:55 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC133/1. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K63.
1969 - - 03:36 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC132. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M.
1971 - - 01:10 GMT. Nation: International. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC36A. Launch Vehicle: Atlas Centaur SLV-3C. LV Configuration: Atlas SLV-3C s/n AC-26 / Centaur D-1A s/n 5006C.
1971 - - 23:02 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78M.
1972 - - 21:20 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC13. Launch Vehicle: Atlas / Agena D SLV-3A. LV Configuration: Atlas s/n 5204A / Agena D A s/n 2805.
1975 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Shuttle.
1977 - - 15:50 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1978 - - 20:42 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC132. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 47182-425.
1981 - Nation: Europe. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA1. Launch Vehicle: Ariane 1.
1984 - - 13:12 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 47134-127.
1989 -
1989 - - 03:31 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC1. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U2. LV Configuration: Soyuz 11A511U2 s/n 039.
1990 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Rokot. LV Configuration: Rokot (2 stage).
1990 - - 11:35 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC81L. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S861. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 361-01 / 11S861 s/n 48L.
1991 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Rokot.
1994 - - 05:16 GMT. Nation: Russia. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC132. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M.
1995 - - 00:52 GMT. Nation: Russia. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC90. Launch Vehicle: Tsyklon 2.
1996 - - 06:43 GMT. Nation: Russia. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC132/1. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M.
1996 - - 18:04 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC4E. Launch Vehicle: Titan 4. LV Configuration: Titan 404A s/n K-13 (45J-5).
1997 - - 08:45 GMT. Nation: Russia. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC1. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1997 - - 13:16 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC2W. Launch Vehicle: Delta 7925. LV Configuration: Delta 7920-10C / Delta s/n 251.
1999 - - 00:50 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC39B. Launch Vehicle: Shuttle. LV Configuration: STS-103.
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