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Fraser
2014-May-16, 02:40 PM
About nine minutes after launching towards space, a Russian Proton rocket reportedly crashed Friday (May 16), destroying an advanced satellite being carried on board. The incident happened about 540 seconds after liftoff, after the events of the video shown above. Russian news site RT (among others) reported that the rocket and*Express-AM4R mainly burned up in […]

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