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1941 - Nation: Ukraine.
1942 - Nation: USA.
1945 - Nation: Germany.
1947 - Nation: USA.
1948 - Nation: USA.
1952 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Holloman . Launch Vehicle: Aerobee. LV Configuration: RTV-A-1.
1953 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Holloman . Launch Vehicle: Aerobee. LV Configuration: RTV-A-1a.
1956 -
1957 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Vehicle: Thor. LV Configuration: Thor 103. FAILURE: Stuck valve resulted in tank pressure buildup followed by booster explosion.
1959 - Nation: USA.
1964 - Nation: Slovakia.
1964 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 3 Flight 29.
1965 - Nation: USA.
1968 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC69. Launch Vehicle: R-36-O.
1973 - Nation: France. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELD. Launch Vehicle: Diamant B. LV Configuration: Diamant B s/n No. 5. FAILURE: Third stage failed.
1974 - - 06:14 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC132. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 53719-152.
1975 - - 06:57 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
1976 - - 06:57 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
1976 - - 07:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC43/3. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1980 - Nation: China. Launch Site: Jiuquan .
1981 - - 09:21 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1982 - - 12:43 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1986 - - 08:22 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U2.
1986 - - 16:33 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC41/1. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1987 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: Jubilee.
1987 - - 07:55 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC43/4. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1988 - - 17:57 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC200L. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S861. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 348-01 / 11S861 s/n 13L.
1991 - - 09:07 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC43/4. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1993 - - 09:21 GMT. Nation: Russia. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC16/2. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1997 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Minuteman 3.
1997 - - 22:39 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC17A. Launch Vehicle: Delta 7925 . LV Configuration: Delta 7925 / Delta s/n 243.
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