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Submission + - Russian rocket Proton-M crashes at launch (nasaspaceflight.com)

Jade_Wayfarer writes: Today, at 02:38 UTC (08:38 local time), Russian rocket Proton-M crashed after only several seconds of flight. Proton-M was carrying 3 GLONASS-M satellites of the ill-fated Russian navigational system. There were no causalities, but evacuation of personnel was ordered because of toxic rocket fuel fumes. Video of the event can be found here.
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Russian rocket Proton-M crashes at launch

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