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A US daredevil has been killed during an attempted launch of a homemade rocket in the Californian desert.
Axar.az reports citing foreign media.
"Mad" Mike Hughes, 64, crash-landed his steam-powered rocket shortly after take-off near Barstow on Saturday.
A video on social media shows a rocket being fired into the sky before plummeting to the ground nearby.
Hughes was well-known for his belief that the Earth was flat. He hoped to prove his theory by going to space.
2020.02.23 / 14:17