USLaunchReport releases stunning video of Falcon 9 explosion
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — USLaunchReport has released shocking video of the Sept. 1, 2016, explosion that resulted in the complete loss of the SpaceX Falcon 9 Full Thrust rocket carrying the Amos-6 satellite. The accident took place at 9:07 a.m. EDT (13:07 GMT) at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station’s Space Launch Complex 40 in Florida.
USLaunchReport, a veteran-owned outlet focused primarily on video of space-related events, released the video a few hours after this morning’s accident.
Video courtesy USLaunchReport
Jason Rhian spent several years honing his skills with internships at NASA, the National Space Society and other organizations. He has provided content for outlets such as: Aviation Week & Space Technology, Space.com, The Mars Society and Universe Today.