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Carrier rocket "Proton-M" fell to 1.5 km from the launch site command post, "Interfax-AVN" on Tuesday at the launch site.
"According to the telemetry at the fourth second the missile began deviations in pitch. At the 12 second mark, they intensified. At 17 seconds the engines underwent abnormal shutdown. Thereafter, the rocket began to fall apart in the air, on the 32-second mark she fell and exploded "- said the agency source.
He noted that the rocket fell into the "1.5-2 km from the ground control center."
"The wind was blowing in the opposite direction, so the cloud (fuel) did not threaten the command post, and professionals who were there ," he added.