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1947 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: V-2.
1954 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Saturn C-3BN, Saturn C-5N, Saturn I RIFT.
1955 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: White Sands . Launch Vehicle: Aerobee. LV Configuration: RTV-N-10c.
1956 - - 09:05 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC6. Launch Vehicle: Jupiter A. LV Configuration: Redstone s/n CC-14.
1960 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Iris.
1962 - - 16:59 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC12. Launch Vehicle: Atlas LV-3A / Agena B. LV Configuration: Atlas s/n 215D / Agena B s/n 6005 (AA7).
1963 - - 09:30 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC1. Launch Vehicle: Vostok 8A92.
1967 - - 13:26 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: R-36-O.
1969 - - 10:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC133/1. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K63.
1972 - - 12:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
1974 - - 15:07 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
1984 - - 17:31 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC32. Launch Vehicle: Tsyklon 3.
1989 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC39B. Launch Vehicle: Shuttle. LV Configuration: STS-70.
1991 -
1993 - - 14:53 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC39B. Launch Vehicle: Shuttle. LV Configuration: STS-58.
1999 - - 13:22 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC1. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U / Ikar. LV Configuration: Soyuz 11A511U / Ikar s/n ST05.
2000 - Nation: USA.
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