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1950 - Nation: USA.
1958 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC1. Launch Vehicle: R-7 8K71. LV Configuration: 8K71. FAILURE: Failure.
1963 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: N1.
1965 - - 21:06 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC75-3-4. Launch Vehicle: TA Thor Agena D. LV Configuration: Thor 2C s/n 451 / Agena D SS-01B s/n 1610.
1968 - Nation: USA.
1969 - Nation: Russia.
1974 - - 11:02 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC90. Launch Vehicle: Tsyklon 2.
1979 - - 17:14 GMT. Nation: Europe. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA1. Launch Vehicle: Ariane 1. LV Configuration: Ariane 1 s/n LO1.
1980 - - 22:48 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC132. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 47198-318.
1982 - - 12:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC200L. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S86. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 314-01 / 11S86 s/n 33L. FAILURE: Stage 1 - vehicle failed at launch.
1985 - - 19:12 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC43/4. Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78M. LV Configuration: Molniya 8K78M / ML.
1996 - - 13:50 GMT. Nation: Russia. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC43/4. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U. LV Configuration: Soyuz 11A511U s/n PVB15000-050.
1997 -
1997 - - 13:32 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Svobodniy . Launch Vehicle: Start-1.
1997 - - 23:19 GMT. Nation: China. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC81L. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / DM3. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 394-01 / DM3 s/n 5L. FAILURE: DM-3 Stage failed, leaving spacecraft in geosynchronous transfer orbit.
1998 - - 20:03 GMT. Nation: Russia. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC132. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M.
1999 - Nation: USA.
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