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1930 - Nation: USA.
1930 - Nation: USA.
1943 - Nation: USA.
1945 - Nation: USA.
1948 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: R-1.
1954 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Holloman . Launch Vehicle: Aerobee. LV Configuration: RTV-A-1a.
1955 - Nation: China.
1957 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: White Sands . Launch Vehicle: Aerobee. LV Configuration: RTV-N-10.
1958 - Nation: USA.
1958 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: R-5. LV Configuration: R-5A.
1958 - Nation: USA.
1959 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Thor. LV Configuration: Thor 228.
1959 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC17A. Launch Vehicle: Thor Able. LV Configuration: Thor s/n 136 / Able 2. FAILURE: Third stage failed.
1959 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 2 Flight 1.
1960 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 1 Flight 12.
1961 - Nation: USA.
1961 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Saturn V.
1961 - - 21:00 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC75-1-1. Launch Vehicle: Thor Agena B. LV Configuration: Thor s/n 324 / Agena B s/n 1114.
1962 - - 23:46 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: LC75-3-4. Launch Vehicle: Thor Agena B. LV Configuration: Thor s/n 350 / Agena B s/n 1133.
1966 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: N1, UR-700.
1966 - - 22:33 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC162. Launch Vehicle: R-36-O.
1967 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: UR-700.
1970 - - 08:24 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Voskhod 11A57.
1975 - - 07:12 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC132. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 53746-311.
1976 - Nation: USA.
1979 - Nation: USSR.
1983 - - 11:16 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1985 - - 12:39 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U2. LV Configuration: Soyuz 11A511U2 s/n 007.
1986 - - 08:09 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1986 - - 15:50 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC3W. Launch Vehicle: Atlas E. LV Configuration: Atlas s/n 52E / Star-37S-ISS.
1987 - - 14:52 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1991 - - 20:02 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC43/4. Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78M. LV Configuration: Molniya 8K78M / ML.
1993 - - 00:43 GMT. Nation: Russia. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC90. Launch Vehicle: Tsyklon 2.
1997 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Peacekeeper.
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