SpaceX Leads Probe Into Falcon 9 Rocket Explosion

September 9, 2016 1:22 AM

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SpaceX Leads Probe Into Falcon 9 Rocket Explosion

Circumstances of the blast put it outside direct federal purview and into novel category of company-led probes

The investigation of a Falcon 9 rocket that exploded during ground tests last week highlights the primacy of industry self-regulation when commercial space operations run into trouble.

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