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1927 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Goddard 2.
1933 - Nation: Russia.
1941 - Nation: UK.
1941 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: 105Kh.
1950 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Norton Sound . Launch Complex: 50 N Geo. Launch Vehicle: Aerobee. LV Configuration: RTV-N-10.
1951 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: White Sands . Launch Complex: LC33. Launch Vehicle: V-2. LV Configuration: V-2 number 54.
1957 - - 01:37 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC6. Launch Vehicle: Jupiter A. LV Configuration: Redstone s/n CC-16. FAILURE: Platform roll control malfunction at 310 sec.
1958 - Nation: USA.
1958 - Nation: Italy.
1963 - Nation: USA.
1963 - Nation: USA.
1965 - Nation: USA.
1965 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg .
1966 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Johnson Island . Launch Vehicle: Thor. LV Configuration: Thor 242.
1967 - - 14:19 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC41. Launch Vehicle: Titan 3C. LV Configuration: Titan 3C s/n 3C-13.
1968 - - 19:04 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC4W. Launch Vehicle: Titan 3B. LV Configuration: Titan 3B s/n 3B-13 / Agena D.
1972 - Nation: USA.
1978 - Nation: USA.
1979 - - 15:42 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC43/3. Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78M.
1980 - - 01:26 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-49 / Centaur D-1AR s/n 5029.
1985 - - 10:25 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC200L. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S86. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 326-02 / 11S86 s/n 52L.
1988 - - 09:58 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC200P. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S861. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 341-02 / 11S861 s/n 21L. FAILURE: Third stage malfunction.
1989 - - 08:09 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1990 - - 12:57 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 65061-247.
1991 - - 11:31 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC90. Launch Vehicle: Tsyklon 2.
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