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1925 - Nation: USA.
1931 - Nation: Germany. Launch Vehicle: Schmiedl.
1933 - Nation: USA.
1934 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: ARS.
1952 - Nation: USA.
1955 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Vanguard.
1956 - Nation: Ukraine.
1957 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Redstone.
1957 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: R-2.
1957 - Nation: USA.
1959 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Atlas D.
1959 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Vehicle: Atlas D. LV Configuration: Atlas 12D.
1959 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC14. Launch Vehicle: Atlas D. LV Configuration: Atlas D Mercury s/n 10D.
1961 - - 19:28 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC1-1. Launch Vehicle: Atlas LV-3A / Agena B. LV Configuration: Atlas LV-3 s/n 106D / Agena B s/n 2120. FAILURE: Exploded on launch pad.
1965 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 1 Flight 58.
1965 - - 09:36 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
1969 - Nation: USA.
1975 - Nation: USA.
1975 - - 00:28 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78M.
1975 - - 05:30 GMT. Nation: Japan. Launch Site: Tanegashima . Launch Complex: O. Launch Vehicle: N. LV Configuration: N-1 s/n N-1(F).
1975 - - 18:39 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC41. Launch Vehicle: Titan 3E. LV Configuration: Titan 3E s/n TC-3 / Centaur D-1T s/n E-3.
1978 - - 03:25 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC81L. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S824M. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 296-01 / 11S824M s/n 3L.
1978 - - 15:07 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1980 - - 11:02 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Vostok 8A92M.
1980 - - 22:27 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC17A. Launch Vehicle: Delta 3914. LV Configuration: Delta 3914 s/n 637 / Delta s/n 152.
1982 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Matagorda Island . Launch Vehicle: Conestoga. LV Configuration: Conestoga-1.
1982 - - 02:12 GMT. Nation: Europe. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA1. Launch Vehicle: Ariane 1. LV Configuration: Ariane 1 s/n L5. FAILURE: Failure.
1982 - - 07:18 GMT. Nation: China. Launch Site: Jiuquan . Launch Complex: LA2. Launch Vehicle: CZ-2C. LV Configuration: Chang Zheng 2C s/n CZ2C-4.
1983 - - 11:02 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1987 - - 07:15 GMT. Nation: China. Launch Site: Jiuquan . Launch Complex: LA2. Launch Vehicle: CZ-2C. LV Configuration: Chang Zheng 2C s/n CZ2C-10.
1988 - - 10:48 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC41/1. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1990 -
1992 - - 08:57 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC17A. Launch Vehicle: Delta 7925. LV Configuration: Delta 7925 / Delta s/n 214.
1994 - Nation: Russia.
1994 - - 00:29 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2. Launch Vehicle: Ariane 42L. LV Configuration: Ariane 42L s/n V67.
1994 - - 21:36 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC39B. Launch Vehicle: Shuttle. LV Configuration: STS-64.
1998 - - 20:29 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC45L. Launch Vehicle: Zenit-2. FAILURE: Computer error caused a very premature engine shutdown during second stage burn.
1999 - - 18:00 GMT. Nation: Russia. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC43/4. Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
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