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1949 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: White Sands . Launch Complex: LC33. Launch Vehicle: V-2. LV Configuration: V-2 number 32.
1955 - Nation: Russia. Launch Vehicle: R-11FM.
1956 - Nation: USA.
1959 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC13. Launch Vehicle: Atlas D. LV Configuration: Atlas 17D. FAILURE: Hydraulics Failure.
1960 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: R-2.
1960 - Nation: USA.
1960 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC11. Launch Vehicle: Atlas D. LV Configuration: Atlas 76D.
1963 - Nation: USSR.
1966 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: N1.
1966 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC31. Launch Vehicle: Vostok 8A92. FAILURE: Launch vehicle destroyed. Failure of Block D core stage.
1966 - Nation: USA.
1966 - - 04:36 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC4300B6. Launch Vehicle: Thor Burner. LV Configuration: Thor Burner 2 s/n 167.
1966 - - 17:59 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC4E. Launch Vehicle: SLV-3 Atlas / Agena D. LV Configuration: Atlas s/n 7102 / Agena D.
1967 - Nation: USA.
1967 - - 06:06 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC1. Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
1967 - - 16:17 GMT. Nation: Australia. Launch Site: Woomera . Launch Complex: LA8. Launch Vehicle: Redstone. LV Configuration: Redstone s/n CC-2012/SV-7.
1968 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Saturn V.
1968 - - 12:28 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
1970 - Nation: USA.
1970 - - 12:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC133/1. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K63.
1972 - - 08:24 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
1975 - - 09:07 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
1977 - - 14:24 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC90. Launch Vehicle: Tsyklon 2.
1977 - - 14:38 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1978 - - 05:02 GMT. Nation: Japan. Launch Site: Kagoshima . Launch Complex: M. Launch Vehicle: Mu-3S. LV Configuration: Mu-3H s/n M-3H-3.
1982 - - 05:02 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC32. Launch Vehicle: Tsyklon 3.
1982 - - 18:31 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC200P. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S86. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 309-01 / 11S86 s/n 31L.
1986 - - 11:38 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC200P. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S861. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 336-01 / 11S861 s/n 10L.
1987 - - 00:45 GMT. Nation: Australia. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA1. Launch Vehicle: Ariane 2/3. LV Configuration: Ariane 3 s/n V19.
1987 - - 02:53 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC200P. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S861. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 339-02 / 11S861 s/n 26L.
1987 - - 19:26 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC5. Launch Vehicle: Scout G. LV Configuration: Scout G-1 s/n S204C.
1988 - - 02:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC200L. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S861. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 349-02 / 11S861 s/n 43L.
1988 - - 10:04 GMT. Nation: Japan. Launch Site: Tanegashima . Launch Complex: O. Launch Vehicle: H-1. LV Configuration: H-1 s/n H-19(F).
1993 - Nation: USA.
1993 - Nation: Russia.
1993 - - 07:36 GMT. Nation: Russia. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC45L. Launch Vehicle: Zenit-2.
1994 - Nation: USA.
1995 - Nation: USA.
1996 - - 08:54 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC39A. Launch Vehicle: Shuttle. LV Configuration: STS-79.
1998 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Minuteman 3.
1998 - - 06:31 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Kourou . Launch Complex: ELA2. Launch Vehicle: Ariane 44LP. LV Configuration: Ariane 44LP s/n V110.
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