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1946 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: White Sands . Launch Vehicle: V-2.
1947 - Nation: USA.
1950 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: White Sands . Launch Vehicle: Aerobee. LV Configuration: XASR-SC-1.
1950 - Nation: USA.
1953 - Nation: USA.
1955 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: White Sands . Launch Vehicle: Aerobee. LV Configuration: RTV-N-10c.
1958 - Nation: USSR.
1961 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC14. Launch Vehicle: Atlas D. LV Configuration: Atlas D Mercury s/n 67D.
1961 - Nation: USA.
1962 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Atlas D.
1962 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: Atlas D. LV Configuration: Atlas 52D. FAILURE: Failure.
1962 - - 18:44 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC75-3-5. Launch Vehicle: Thor Agena B. LV Configuration: Thor s/n 332 / Agena B s/n 2301. FAILURE: Partial failure. Agena failed to restart to circularize orbit.
1964 - Nation: USA.
1964 - Nation: USA.
1965 - - 11:02 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC41. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 65S3.
1966 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Kapustin Yar . Launch Complex: LC86/1. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 63S1. FAILURE: First stage failed 83 seconds after launch.
1968 - Nation: USSR.
1969 - - 09:18 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC110P. Launch Vehicle: N1. LV Configuration: 11A52 s/n 3L. FAILURE: First stage failure.
1977 - - 17:16 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 47182-428.
1979 - - 05:00 GMT. Nation: Japan. Launch Site: Kagoshima . Launch Complex: M. Launch Vehicle: Mu-3S. LV Configuration: Mu-3C s/n M-3C-3.
1979 - - 07:49 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC200P. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S86. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 294-01 / 11S86 s/n 13L.
1980 - - 12:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1981 - - 09:30 GMT. Nation: Japan. Launch Site: Kagoshima . Launch Complex: M. Launch Vehicle: Mu-3S. LV Configuration: Mu-3S s/n M-3S-2.
1981 - - 23:23 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC36A. Launch Vehicle: Atlas Centaur SLV-3D. LV Configuration: Atlas SLV-3D(R) s/n AC-42 / Centaur D-1AR s/n 5023.
1984 - - 06:46 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC31. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1984 - - 15:36 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 65039-537.
1985 - - 07:57 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC200L. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S86. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 327-01 / 11S86 s/n 49L.
1989 - - 23:31 GMT. Nation: Japan. Launch Site: Kagoshima . Launch Complex: M. Launch Vehicle: Mu-3S. LV Configuration: Mu-3S-II s/n M-3S2-4.
1992 -
1993 - - 18:28 GMT. Nation: Russia. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC1. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U2. LV Configuration: Soyuz 11A511U2 s/n U15000-068.
1996 - - 12:34 GMT. Nation: Russia. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC1. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U. LV Configuration: Soyuz 11A511U s/n 651.
1998 - - 07:55 GMT. Nation: Japan. Launch Site: Tanegashima . Launch Complex: Y . Launch Vehicle: H-2. LV Configuration: H-2 s/n 5F.
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