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Wednesday 14th of February 1996

24 years ago Long March 3 Lasted Only 3 Seconds



The Long March 3 rocket carrying the Intelsat 708 telecommunications satellite is launched in Xichang Satellite Launch Center, Xichang, Sichuan, China.

The rocket flies off course 3 seconds after liftoff and crashes into a rural village. Estimates suggest that anywhere between 200 to 500 people might have been killed in the crash.


More info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intelsat_708