Operators on the ground chose to detonate the rocket shortly after launch once it was established that there were problems.
He was referring to the lone wolves such as ISIS is now urging online to detonate pipe bombs in Times Square.
A 19-year-old Somali-American was arrested Friday night in Portland, Oregon after trying to detonate a bomb built by the FBI.
Times Square, New York City May 1, 2010 Faisal Shahzad Failed attempt to detonate a vehicle bomb in Times Square.
Their plan became an up-close-and-personal sniper attack only when the bombs failed to detonate, Cullen reveals.
A mixture of this kind will detonate with a slight blow or friction.
The bullets didn't hit him, they were set to detonate a fraction of an inch away.
In fact guncotton in the colloid state may be hammered on an anvil, and, as a rule, only the portion struck will detonate or fire.
The force of the wind was expected to detonate the explosives by driving a movable board against percussion caps.
I decided to send three balls down each, leave 12 in the cavern, then detonate them all at once.