Elon Musk: Launch pad explosion is 'most difficult and complex' failure in SpaceX's 14 years

September 9, 2016 2:17 PM

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SpaceX’s launch pad explosion last week that destroyed a Falcon 9 rocket and a communications satellite is turning out to be the “most difficult and complex failure” the company has had in its 14 years, Chief Executive Elon Musk tweeted early Friday morning.

In a series of tweets, Musk shared some details about the ongoing investigation into the fireball, which occurred Sept. 1 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Base in Florida.

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