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1946 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Aerobee.
1949 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: R-1.
1950 - Nation: USA.
1959 - Nation: USA.
1959 - Nation: Russia.
1961 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC6. Launch Vehicle: Redstone. LV Configuration: Redstone s/n CC-2042.
1962 - Nation: USA.
1963 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: Blue Scout Junior. LV Configuration: Blue Scout Junior SLV-1C.
1966 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC41/1. Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57. FAILURE: Failure.
1966 - - 15:15 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC14. Launch Vehicle: SLV-3 Atlas / Agena D. LV Configuration: Atlas SLV-3 s/n 5303 / Agena D s/n 5004. FAILURE: Control system failure.
1967 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 3 Flight 59.
1967 - - 16:04 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: R-36-O.
1967 - - 21:50 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78M. LV Configuration: Molniya 8K78M s/n Ya716-56.
1968 - Nation: USA.
1968 - - 02:06 GMT. Nation: Europe. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC5. Launch Vehicle: Scout B. LV Configuration: Scout B s/n S161C.
1972 - - 10:19 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
1973 - - 13:20 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC133/1. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K63.
1974 - - 06:57 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC90. Launch Vehicle: Tsyklon 2.
1974 - - 09:31 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC17B. Launch Vehicle: Delta 2914. LV Configuration: Delta 2914 s/n 590 / Delta s/n 102.
1974 - - 11:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Kapustin Yar . Launch Complex: LC107/1. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 53749-167.
1975 - - 10:32 GMT. Nation: France. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELD. Launch Vehicle: Diamant B. LV Configuration: Diamant BP.4 s/n No. 2.
1977 -
1977 - - 10:19 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1978 - - 14:38 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 53798-316.
1979 - - 07:10 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC43/4. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1983 - - 08:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC41/1. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1984 - - 14:38 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 47139-538.
1987 -
1989 - - 13:12 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1990 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Starfire 1.
1991 - - 21:36 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC32. Launch Vehicle: Tsyklon 3.
1995 - Nation: Russia.
1995 - - 06:34 GMT. Nation: International. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2. Launch Vehicle: Ariane 44LP. LV Configuration: Ariane 44LP s/n V73.
1996 - - 02:44 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: RW30/12 . Launch Vehicle: Pegasus. LV Configuration: Pegasus H s/n F11.
1998 - - 21:16 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC2W. Launch Vehicle: Delta 7925. LV Configuration: Delta 7920-10C / Delta s/n 257.
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