Tag Archives: ROCKET


Two, US, British, personnel, killed, Iraq, rocket, attack

Two US, one British personnel killed in Iraq rocket attack

03 March, 2020 5:12 pm 5:12 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – One British and two American personnel were killed and about a dozen people were wounded when 18 small rockets hit Iraq’s Taji military camp north of Baghdad on Wednesday, US officials told Reuters, speaking on condition of anonymity. The officials, who cautioned the death toll may rise given the severity of some … Read More


Chinese privately developed rocket fails to reach orbit

10 October, 2018 9:25 am 9:25 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – A privately developed Chinese carrier rocket failed to reach orbit after lifting off from Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center , in a blow to the country’s nascent attempts by private companies to rival Elon Musk’s SpaceX. The three-stage rocket, Zhuque-1, was developed by Beijing-based Landspace. The company said in a microblog post after … Read More