The Guilfordian

North Korea’s controversial rocket launch a failure

Haejin Song

April 20, 2012

In 2006, North Korea’s nuclear test was considered a fizzle, and in 2009, a similar fate followed their missile launch. Several days ago, North Korea thought the third time would be its charm. However, things did not go as planned. Pyongyang announced initial plans to launch the Unha-3 rocket, “Milky...