SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - South Korean media say communications with a rocket launched by the country has been lost following liftoff.
The rocket is carrying a satellite meant to study climate change. It was launched Thursday, a day after the ambitious project was delayed due to malfunctioning firefighting equipment.
Yonhap news agency and Cable news channel YTN are reporting that communications with the rocket has been lost, without elaborating.
South Korean officials were not immediately available for comment.