SpaceX Rocket Blast Destroys Satellite for Facebook Project

  • Blast sets back effort to spread internet access in Africa
  • No workers were injured in accident following static fire test

Raw Video: SpaceX Rocket Explodes

A SpaceX rocket blew up on a launchpad in Florida, marking the second loss of a spacecraft by Elon Musk’s venture in a little more than a year and hobbling a Facebook Inc. initiative to spread internet access across Africa.

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