Failure of One Metal Strut Seemed to Doom SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket
By KENNETH CHANG
Elon Musk, SpaceX’s chief executive, said a preliminary inquiry pointed to the failure of a single metal strip that was holding down a helium bottle within the second-stage liquid oxygen tank.
Published: July 21, 2015 at 06:00AM
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