A Russian Soyuz rocket, which was carrying U.S.-Russian crew to the International Space Station failed during its ascent on Thursday, Space reported.
The rocket lifted off from Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan with NASA astronaut Nick Hague and cosmonaut Aleksey Ovchinin aboard.
The crew is returning to Earth in a ballistic descent mode. Teams are working to obtain additional information from our Russian partners. Watch live updates: https://t.co/mzKW5uDsTi pic.twitter.com/kWigYS1gU4— NASA (@NASA) October 11, 2018