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Vandenberg Space Force Base Missile Launch – Missile EXPLODES seconds after launch, setting fire to military base

The rocket exploded seconds after launch.

The incident occurred on Wednesday during a test event at the Vandenberg Space Base in California.

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A rocket exploded at the Vandenberg Space Base (photo of the base)Credit: AFP

According to the Tribune, authorities said the rocket exploded just 11 seconds after launch.

A fire broke out, but no one was injured.

Colonel Kris Barcomb, deputy commander of Space Launch Delta 30, said: “We always have emergency response teams on standby before every launch.

“Safety is our priority at all times.”

It is not known what caused the rocket to explode.

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