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1935 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Goddard A.
1951 - Nation: USA.
1955 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: White Sands . Launch Vehicle: Aerobee. LV Configuration: RTV-N-10a.
1956 - Nation: USA.
1957 - Nation: USA.
1957 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: R-7 8K71. LV Configuration: R-7 8K71 M1-7. FAILURE: Failure of the control system due to a short circuit of the battery. Rapid roll developed, resulting in all four strap-on boosters flying away from the core at 33 seconds in the flight.
1957 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Kapustin Yar . Launch Vehicle: R-12.
1957 - - 06:30 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC6. Launch Vehicle: Jupiter A. LV Configuration: Redstone s/n CC-35. FAILURE: Control system malfunction at re-entry.
1960 - Nation: USA.
1961 - Nation: USA.
1961 - - 10:26 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC17A. Launch Vehicle: Delta. LV Configuration: Thor Delta s/n 286 / Delta s/n 5.
1961 - - 15:11 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC1-2. Launch Vehicle: Atlas LV-3A / Agena B. LV Configuration: Atlas s/n 97D / Agena B s/n 1201.
1962 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: Atlas D. LV Configuration: Atlas 141D.
1963 - - 20:45 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC2-3. Launch Vehicle: Atlas LV-3A / Agena D. LV Configuration: Atlas s/n 201D / Agena D S01A s/n 4702.
1965 - Nation: USA.
1965 - - 19:00 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: PALC2-4. Launch Vehicle: SLV-3 Atlas / Agena D. LV Configuration: Atlas SLV-3 s/n 7112 / Agena D. FAILURE: Failure.
1966 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 1 Flight 64.
1966 - - 17:57 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC4E. Launch Vehicle: SLV-3 Atlas / Agena D. LV Configuration: Atlas s/n 7102 / Agena D.
1972 - - 06:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Kapustin Yar . Launch Complex: LC86/4. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K63.
1974 - - 12:57 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
1976 - Nation: USA.
1977 - - 09:07 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1988 - Nation: India. Launch Site: Sriharikota . Launch Vehicle: ASLV. LV Configuration: ASLV s/n ASLV-D2. FAILURE: First stage failure. Insufficient control gain.
1988 - - 17:01 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC200P. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S824F. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 356-01 / 11S824F s/n 1L.
1989 - - 00:14 GMT. Nation: Europe. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA1. Launch Vehicle: Ariane 2/3. LV Configuration: Ariane 3 s/n V32.
1989 - - 15:07 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1995 - Nation: United States.
2000 - - 04:56 GMT. Nation: Russia. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC81L. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K.
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