Atlas-Centaur rocket explodes on launch pad at Cape Kennedy.
Title reads: "£3M Rocket Explodes".
Cape Kennedy, United States of America (USA).
Atlas-Centaur rocket explodes. L/S the Atlas rocket on launch pad. Nearer shot ditto. L/S at dawn of the Atlas ready for launching. The rocket launches and lifts a few feet off the ground but then drops back and explodes. The explosion ends and all that can be see is flames and bellowing black smoke.