SpaceX Explosion: The Photos You Need to See

An explosion on SpaceX's launch pad Thursday morning rocked nearby buildings. The explosion happened just days before SpaceX was scheduled to launch an Israeli communications satellite into orbit that would help Facebook "spot-beam" broadband. So far, no injuries have been reported. Click through the gallery to see photos of the explosion from people in the area and read more about what happened.


On Twitter, SpaceCoastTiger shared this photo from a nearby building. "Wow, SpaceX rocket just blew up on pad. Shook our whole bldg," he wrote. (Twitter/SpaceCoastTiger)

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