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1934 - Nation: Russia.
1943 - Nation: Germany. Launch Vehicle: V-2.
1954 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: R-7 8K71.
1955 - Nation: USSR.
1957 - Nation: USA.
1958 - Nation: Spain.
1960 - Nation: USSR.
1962 - - 01:00 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC75-1-1. Launch Vehicle: Thor Agena B. LV Configuration: Thor s/n 336 / Agena B s/n 1128.
1963 - Nation: UK.
1966 - - 14:41 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC36A. Launch Vehicle: Atlas Centaur LV-3C. LV Configuration: Atlas LV-3C s/n AC-10 / Centaur D s/n 290D.
1967 - - 02:06 GMT. Nation: Europe. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC5. Launch Vehicle: Scout B. LV Configuration: Scout B s/n S152C. FAILURE: Third stage failure.
1968 - - 20:30 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC133/1. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K63.
1971 - - 22:23 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC36B. Launch Vehicle: Atlas Centaur SLV-3C. LV Configuration: Atlas SLV-3C s/n AC-23 / Centaur D-1A s/n 5404C.
1973 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Volgograd . Launch Vehicle: MR-12.
1974 - - 12:43 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
1974 - - 13:00 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC40. Launch Vehicle: Titan 3C. LV Configuration: Titan 3C s/n 23C-9.
1975 - - 09:45 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC43/3. Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
1978 - Nation: USA.
1979 - Nation: USA.
1984 - - 18:43 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC90. Launch Vehicle: Tsyklon 2.
1985 - - 01:12 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 47144-148.
1985 - - 14:59 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC200P. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S861. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 313-02 / 11S861 s/n 8L.
1988 - - 07:55 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC32. Launch Vehicle: Tsyklon 3.
1991 - - 08:04 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC1. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U2. LV Configuration: Soyuz 11A511U2 s/n R15000-050.
1996 - Nation: Russia.
1998 - - 10:00 GMT. Nation: China. Launch Site: Xichang . Launch Complex: LC2. Launch Vehicle: CZ-3B. LV Configuration: Chang Zheng 3B no. 4.
1999 - Nation: USA.
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