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1932 - Nation: USA.
1940 - Nation: Armenia.
1947 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: V-2.
1947 - Nation: USA.
1954 - Nation: USA.
1955 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: R-1.
1955 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: White Sands . Launch Vehicle: Aerobee. LV Configuration: RTV-N-10c.
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1959 - Nation: USA.
1959 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Vehicle: Jupiter. LV Configuration: Jupiter s/n CM-33.
1959 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC13. Launch Vehicle: Atlas D. LV Configuration: Atlas 28D.
1960 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 1 Flight 16.
1962 - Nation: USA.
1962 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Johnston Island . Launch Vehicle: Nike Hercules.
1962 - - 15:35 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC1. Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78. LV Configuration: Molniya 8K78 s/n T103-17. FAILURE: After T+260 sec, a malfunction of the pressurisation system of the central sustainer led to cavitation in the oxidiser pipeline and LOX pump, followd at T+292s by the fuel pump.
1963 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg .
1963 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: UR-200.
1964 - Nation: China. Launch Vehicle: DF-2A.
1964 - - 02:12 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC75-3-5. Launch Vehicle: TA Thor Agena D. LV Configuration: Thor 2C s/n 430 / Agena D SS-01A s/n 2317.
1965 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 1 Flight 62.
1965 - - 05:31 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Kapustin Yar . Launch Complex: LC86/1. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 63S1M.
1967 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Saturn IB, Saturn V.
1969 - - 12:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC133/1. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K63.
1974 - - 10:48 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511M.
1975 - - 10:04 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC132. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 53731-275.
1975 - - 15:21 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
1976 - Nation: USA.
1977 - Nation: USA.
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1980 -
1980 - - 15:07 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC90. Launch Vehicle: Tsyklon 2.
1981 - - 05:31 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC200L. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S824M. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 311-02 / 11S824M s/n 6L.
1986 - - 12:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
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1993 -
1994 - - 06:00 GMT. Nation: Russia. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC45L. Launch Vehicle: Zenit-2.
1995 -
1995 - - 14:22 GMT. Nation: Canada. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC2W. Launch Vehicle: Delta 7925. LV Configuration: Delta 7920-10 / Delta s/n 229.
1996 - - 17:08 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Wallops Island . Launch Complex: RW04/22. Launch Vehicle: Pegasus XL. LV Configuration: Pegasus XL s/n F14. FAILURE: The rocket functioned perfectly but the seperation system failed to release the payload.
1997 -
1998 - - 05:12 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC81L. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / DM3.
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