This page no longer updated from 31 October 2001. Latest version can be found at www.astronautix.com

astronautix.com September 03


1927 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Goddard 3.
1944 - Nation: USA.
1951 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: R-1.
1952 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: White Sands . Launch Vehicle: Aerobee. LV Configuration: RTV-N-10.
1953 - Nation: Syria.
1956 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: R-7 8K71.
1964 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 3 Flight 34.
1965 - - 13:55 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC41. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 65S3.
1969 - Nation: USA.
1970 - - 08:39 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC10W. Launch Vehicle: Thor Burner. LV Configuration: Thor Burner 2 s/n 288.
1976 - - 09:21 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1980 - - 10:20 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC41/1. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1981 - - 18:29 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC4E. Launch Vehicle: Titan 3D. LV Configuration: Titan 3D s/n 23D-22.
1982 - - 05:00 GMT. Nation: Japan. Launch Site: Tanegashima . Launch Complex: O. Launch Vehicle: N. LV Configuration: N-1 s/n N-9(F).
1983 - - 10:15 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC43/4. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1986 - - 08:09 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1986 - - 09:07 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 65022-342.
1987 - - 10:33 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1987 - - 19:26 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC200L. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S86. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 337-02 / 11S86 s/n 65L.
1990 - - 00:57 GMT. Nation: China. Launch Site: Taiyuan . Launch Vehicle: CZ-4A. LV Configuration: Chang Zheng 4 s/n CZ4-2.
1992 - Nation: Russia.
1993 - - 11:17 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC36B. Launch Vehicle: Atlas I. LV Configuration: Atlas I s/n AC-75 / Centaur I s/n 5055.
1995 - - 09:00 GMT. Nation: Russia. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC1. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U2.
Back to Index
Last update 12 March 2001.
Contact Mark Wade with any corrections or comments.
Conditions for use of drawings, pictures, or other materials from this site..
© Mark Wade, 2001 .