Jun 28, 2015 11:03 AM
SpaceX rocket explodes after liftoff
CAPE CANAVERAL, FL - The SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket exploded after liftoff Sunday morning.
According to NBC news, the Falcon took off at 10:21 a.m. and was headed for the International Space Station.
Shortly after liftoff, the rocket broke apart in the air.
There were no passengers on the Falcon but it was carrying more than two and a half tons of supplies and equipment.
This mission marked the first SpaceX’s first failed mission to the space station.