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KRAKKOOM! SpaceX Falcon supply mission to ISS EXPLODES minutes after launch

Vulch

Re: Motoring along...

A tweet from Elon Musk suggested it was an over-pressure event in the second stage oxygen tank. So probably something like tank burst causing debris which took out the first stage.

At the press conference that has just finished Gwen Shotwell of SPaceX said she wasn't aware of the range safety being used. There were also comments that telemetry from the Dragon carried on after the event.

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