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Launch Site: Baikonur, Pad 45/2

Flight tests of the "Zenith" carrier rocket began in April 1985 and passed quite difficult - out of the thirteen first launches, three were accidental.

On October 4, 1990, during its 14th launch, there was a major accident. First stage failed at the 3rd second after the liftoff, the launch vehicle fell into the launch pad, exploded and completely destroyed the pad, remained out of service.

Video: YouTube

Copyright: Andrew Bodrov
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 15000x7500
Taken: 04/06/2018
Uploaded: 26/01/2019
Updated: 14/02/2019


Tags: zenit; launch; explosion; failure; accident; ussr; russia; history; space; rocket
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