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- Appearance: The Avengers - Volume One - Issue #001 .
- Members: Ant-Man, Hulk, Iron Man, Thor and Wasp.
- Villain fought: Loki Laufeyson.
- "... Became the first superhuman team to be granted official government sanctions by the National Security Council of the United States, the General Assembly of the United Nations, and later by the international intelligence / law enforcement agency S.H.I.E.L.D."