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Destroyed Launch Site of Russia's N-1 Rocket

Destroyed Launch Site of Russia's N-1 Rocket World History Disasters Famous Historical Events Social Studies Aviation & Space Exploration STEM Tragedies and Triumphs Russian Studies

This satellite photograph from the CIA depicts a demolished Soviet launch site after a launch attempt in July, 1969.  The event took place during the same month that the US successfully launched its first manned Moon flight.

Click on the image for a much-better view.


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Image online, courtesy the CIA via the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum.

 

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