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1929 - Nation: Germany. Launch Vehicle: Opel.
1933 - Nation: Kyrgyzstan.
1943 - Nation: USA.
1948 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: White Sands . Launch Complex: LC33. Launch Vehicle: V-2. LV Configuration: V-2 Bumper 3.
1949 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: R-2.
1949 - Nation: USSR.
1949 - Nation: France.
1955 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Holloman . Launch Vehicle: Aerobee. LV Configuration: AJ 10-27.
1956 - Nation: USSR. Launch Vehicle: R-7 8K71.
1957 - Nation: USA.
1958 - Nation: USA.
1959 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Vehicle: Jupiter. LV Configuration: Jupiter s/n AM-24.
1959 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: R-7 8K71. FAILURE: Failure.
1959 - Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Kapustin Yar . Launch Vehicle: R-14.
1960 - Nation: USA. Launch Vehicle: Saturn I, Saturn C-2.
1964 - Nation: USA.
1964 - Nation: USA.
1965 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Edwards . Launch Vehicle: X-15A. LV Configuration: X-15 No. 1 Flight 60.
1969 - Nation: USA.
1969 - - 13:40 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Vandenberg . Launch Complex: SLC1W. Launch Vehicle: LT Thor Agena D. LV Configuration: Thorad 2L s/n 525 / Agena D.
1970 - Nation: USA. Launch Site: Wallops Island . Launch Vehicle: Scout B.
1972 - - 20:24 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78M.
1975 - - 18:43 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC132. Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 53721-258.
1977 - Nation: USA.
1977 - - 01:02 GMT. Nation: International. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC36A. Launch Vehicle: Atlas Centaur SLV-3D. LV Configuration: Atlas SLV-3D(R) s/n AC-43 / Centaur D-1AR s/n 5701. FAILURE: Atlas failure - gas generator hot gas leak.
1977 - - 09:50 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1978 - Nation: USSR.
1978 - Nation: USA.
1981 - - 07:55 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC32. Launch Vehicle: Tsyklon 3.
1982 - - 12:00 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U.
1983 - - 11:02 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Vehicle: Kosmos 11K65M. LV Configuration: Kosmos 11K65M s/n 65093-482.
1985 - - 19:26 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC16/2. Launch Vehicle: Molniya 8K78M. LV Configuration: Molniya 8K78M / 2BL.
1986 - - 18:43 GMT. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Plesetsk . Launch Complex: LC32. Launch Vehicle: Tsyklon 3.
1993 - - 17:05 GMT. Nation: Russia. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Complex: LC81L. Launch Vehicle: Proton 8K82K / 11S861. LV Configuration: Proton 8K82K s/n 359-01 / 11S861 s/n 36L.
1994 - - 11:16 GMT. Nation: USA. Launch Site: Cape Canaveral . Launch Complex: LC39A. Launch Vehicle: Shuttle. LV Configuration: STS-68.
1999 -
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