Failure To Launch
Failure To Launch News
Virgin Orbit company aborted its first attempt to launch a rocket into space from a modified airplane
The company's attempt to a rocket called LauncherOne into orbit when an anomaly then occurred early in the first stage flight.
The unnamed rocket was supposed to carry 5.3 tonnes of supplies to the astronauts on the International Space Station.
Officials say that the cause of this failure was some technical issues that led to the explosion.