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Rocket Launches

Only Available in Archive Formats.
Rocket Launches

Rocket Launches

Rocket Launches

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Host Bob Edwards talks with Marsha Smith, a space policy analyst with the Congressional Research Service, about the recent series of rocket launch mishaps. With six failed launches in the U.S. this year, its one of the worst series of military and commercial launch failures in more than a decade.