Sea Launch Failure with Intelsat 27


A Sea Launch Zenit rocket launched today, February 1st 2013 at 06:56 UTC with Intelsat 27 however the webcast was quickly shutoff. Sea Launch report the rocket experienced a first stage engine shutdown 40 seconds into flight. The webcast up to shutdown shows a very pitched angle of launch and then the glow dulling down.

Sea Launch report Intelsat 27 and the rocket are in the ocean near the launch platforn.

Source: Sea Launch



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