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1944 - Nation: USA.
1945 - Nation: Russia.
1951 - Nation: USA.
1952 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: White Sands . Launch Complex: LC33. Launch Vehicle: V-2. LV Configuration: V-2 number 59 / TF-2.
1953 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Holloman . Launch Vehicle: Aerobee. LV Configuration: RTV-A-1a.
1954 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: R-5, R-7 8K71.
1954 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: Buran, Burya.
1954 - Nation: Russia. Launch Vehicle: R-5.
1954 - Nation: Germany.
1958 - Nation: USA.
1958 - Nation: USA.
1959 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Vehicle: Thor Able. LV Configuration: Thor-DM18 / Able-2.
1960 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Atlas D. LV Configuration: Atlas 56D.
1964 - Nation: USA.
1965 - - 16:30 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC4300B6. Launch Vehicle: Thor Burner. LV Configuration: Thor Burner 1 s/n 282.
1967 - Nation: USA.
1969 - Nation: USA.
1969 - - 08:38 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
1970 - - 09:21 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
1970 - - 21:35 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC3W. Launch Vehicle: LT Thor Agena D. LV Configuration: Thorad 2L s/n 555 / Agena D s/n 1656.
1972 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: Titan 3B. LV Configuration: Titan 3B Agena-D #.
1972 - - 15:30 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC4W. Launch Vehicle: Titan 3B. LV Configuration: Titan 24B s/n 3B-35 (24B-4?) / Agena D. FAILURE: Failure.
1975 - - 14:03 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC40. Launch Vehicle: Titan 3C. LV Configuration: Titan 3C s/n 23C-7. FAILURE: Partial Failure.
1976 - - 11:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC133/1. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K63.
1977 - Nation: USA.
1978 - - 13:13 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-50 / Centaur D-1AR s/n 5030.
1980 - - 09:21 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 47175-116.
1982 - - 13:09 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC41/1. Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78M.
1992 - - 00:30 GMT. Nation: India. Launch Site: Sriharikota . Launch Vehicle: ASLV. LV Configuration: ASLV s/n ASLV-D3. FAILURE: Insufficent spin stabilisation of fifth stage. Partial Failure.
1993 -
1994 - - 02:01 GMT. Nation: Russia. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC81L. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S861. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 357-01 / 11S861 s/n 71L.
1995 - - 03:33 GMT. Nation: Russia. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC81L. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 378-02.
1996 - Nation: Russia.
1997 - - 07:07 GMT. Nation: Russia. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC45. Launch Vehicle: Zenit-2. FAILURE: Launch failure.
1999 -
1999 - - 22:30 GMT. Nation: Canada. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC81L. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / DM3. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K / DM3 s/n 396-02.
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