July 2 at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in missile launch vehicle Proton-M there was an emergency.
On the ascent rocket by 17 seconds of its flight was an emergency engine shut off and the fall in the Proton-M of the cosmodrome at about 2.5 km from the launch site.
Launch facility and run the calculation is not affected. According to preliminary data on the site of the crash victims and destructions.
Created and started to work the emergency committee headed by the Deputy Head of Roscosmos A.P.Lopatin.
Press Service of the Yuzhny Space Center, TsENKI Division