Elon Musk’s SpaceX Explosion Most Vexing Failure in 14 Years

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  • Expert says company to remain ‘tight-lipped’ for time being
  • Engines turned off removes most obvious ignition source

How Will the SpaceX Blast Impact Future Contracts?

SpaceX’s billionaire founder Elon Musk called the Falcon 9 explosion its most perplexing failure in 14 years, deepening the mystery surrounding the loss of the satellite-bearing rocket on its launchpad last week.

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