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1908 - Nation: Russia.
1921 - Nation: USA.
1943 - Nation: Russia.
1947 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: White Sands . Launch Complex: LC33. Launch Vehicle: V-2. LV Configuration: V-2 number 20.
1949 - Nation: USSR.
1952 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Holloman . Launch Vehicle: Aerobee. LV Configuration: RTV-A-1.
1954 - Nation: Ukraine.
1955 - Nation: Slovakia.
1956 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Kapustin Yar . Launch Vehicle: R-5M. LV Configuration: R-5M.
1958 - Nation: USA.
1958 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC12. Launch Vehicle: Atlas A. LV Configuration: Atlas 11A. FAILURE: Flight Control Failure.
1959 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: R-11FM.
1959 - Nation: USA.
1959 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Kapustin Yar . Launch Vehicle: Burya. LV Configuration: Burya s/n 2-05.
1959 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: RT-1.
1959 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC12. Launch Vehicle: Atlas C. LV Configuration: Atlas 5C. FAILURE: Propellant Feed Failure.
1960 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Kapustin Yar . Launch Vehicle: Burya. LV Configuration: Burya s/n 10-02.
1962 - - 15:47 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC14. Launch Vehicle: Atlas D. LV Configuration: Atlas D Mercury s/n 109D.
1963 - Nation: USA.
1963 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Saturn I.
1964 - Nation: USA.
1965 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Kapustin Yar . Launch Complex: LC86/1. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 63S1. FAILURE: First stage failed 64 seconds after launch.
1968 - - 10:03 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Kapustin Yar . Launch Complex: LC86/4. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K63.
1968 - - 10:04 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC132. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M.
1975 - - 23:34 GMT. Nation: International. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC36A. Launch Vehicle: Atlas Centaur SLV-3D. LV Configuration: Atlas SLV-3D s/n AC-33 / Centaur D-1AR s/n 5015D. FAILURE: Staging electrical disconnect.
1976 - - 14:09 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC43/3. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1980 - - 08:05 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC200L. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S86. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 297-01 / 11S86 s/n 16L.
1983 - - 05:10 GMT. Nation: Japan. Launch Site: Kagoshima . Launch Complex: M. Launch Vehicle: Mu-3S. LV Configuration: Mu-3S s/n M-3S-3.
1985 -
1986 - - 21:28 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC200L. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 337-01.
1986 - - 23:02 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC32. Launch Vehicle: Tsyklon 3.
1987 - - 04:33 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC32. Launch Vehicle: Tsyklon 3.
1992 - Nation: Russia.
1993 - - 02:24 GMT. Nation: Japan. Launch Site: Kagoshima . Launch Complex: M. Launch Vehicle: Mu-3S. LV Configuration: Mu-3S-II s/n M-3S2-7.
1998 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Minuteman 3.
1999 - - 04:18 GMT. Nation: Russia. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC1. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U. LV Configuration: Soyuz 11A511U s/n 662.
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