31 Oct '14, 6pm

UPDATE | Witness: 1 dead as space tourism rocket explodes in desert:

UPDATE | Witness: 1 dead as space tourism rocket explodes in desert:

View Photo Gallery » The Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo rocket explodes in the air during a test flight on Friday, Oct. 31, 2014. The explosion killed a pilot aboard and seriously injured another while scattering wreckage in Southern California's Mojave Desert, witnesses and officials said. Kenneth Brown/AP Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Related Wallops Island takes stock of damage after rocket explosion As NASA officials assessed damage from the explosion of a rocket bound for the International Space Station, they said Wednesday that they expect upcoming space missions to remain on track, including the departure of one Marylander and the arrival of another in space. Russian rocket engines suspected in Antares launch blast Crews searched for scorched wreckage along the Virginia coast Wednesday in hopes of figuring out why an unmanned commercial rocket exploded in ...

Full article: http://www.stripes.com/virgin-galactic-says-space-tourism...

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