11 Rockets Launches That Went Frightfully Wrong

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It’s a spectacular experience to see a rocket soaring towards the sky with its long trail of smoke and arching trajectory. The roaring sound from a rocket launch reminds us of its power and capability. The rocket is most commonly seen in military missile systems, space projects and even hobbies in a few cases. It contains many components and its sophistication is sometimes ruined by a minor malfunction that could escalate into a disaster. Despite the intense preparation that accompanies them, rocket launches fail, with a few caught on camera for posterity.