Rocket Launched by Space Start-Up Astra Crashes in Alaska
A Long March-5 rocket, carrying an orbiter, lander and rover as part of the Tianwen-1 mission to Mars, lifts off from the Wenchang Space Launch Centre in southern China’s Hainan Province on July 23, 2020. (Photographer: Noel Celis/AFP via Getty Images)

Rocket Launched by Space Start-Up Astra Crashes in Alaska

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(Bloomberg) -- Observers in Kodiak, Alaska, were treated to some pyrotechnics Friday night, as the start-up Astra Space Inc. tried to reach orbit with its 38-foot-tall rocket for the first time.
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