/r/CatastrophicFailure

Catastrophic Failure

Videos, gifs, or aftermath photos of machinery, structures, or devices that have failed catastrophically during operation.

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Top posts from /r/CatastrophicFailure

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34,952 819 The view of the Tacoma Narrows Bridge collapse from atop the suspension cabling, 1940
submitted 2 months, 1 week ago
28,890 479 On June 1, 2011, the Los Angeles Fire Department was responding to a fire in South Central LA that contained a large amount of scrap titanium. When an explosion went off, the titanium rained down around the firefighters in a flurry of sparks
submitted 1 month ago
28,730 1,264 Chernobyl Helicopter Crash
submitted 2 months, 2 weeks ago
28,025 929 July 8, 2019. A truckload of apples is now evenly distributed on the pavement.
submitted 1 month, 1 week ago
25,392 1,070 Jos Verstappen at Hockenheim 1994
submitted 3 weeks, 1 day ago
25,244 885 Firefighters attempt to put out a magnesium fire
submitted 2 months, 2 weeks ago
25,140 731 Wind storm topples 40-ton a giant kannon bodhisattva in Okinawa, Japan
submitted 2 months ago
22,451 623 Unsecured load on Highway 30.
submitted 2 months ago
22,198 797 Firework Balloon Disaster in Myanmar
submitted 2 months, 2 weeks ago
21,631 920 Burned up wind turbine in the Midwest. July 2019.
submitted 3 weeks, 4 days ago
21,111 1,089 Sewage explosion that ruptured a street in Kyiv, Ukraine on May 30, 2017
submitted 1 month, 2 weeks ago
21,072 1,179 Car carrying trailer stalls on train tracks yesterday in El Paso, 8-12-2019
submitted 4 days, 8 hours ago
20,690 768 Tree grew too close to the power lines, Nuevo Laredo 2019
submitted 2 weeks, 4 days ago
18,481 706 Explosion from Walt Whitman Bridge in Philadelphia at approximately 4:25 am est this morning. I believe it was at an oil/jet fuel refinery.
submitted 1 month, 3 weeks ago
17,752 453 Excavator brand new first day on the job gets dropped down
submitted 3 months ago
17,218 688 Tires from the United flight that declared emergency during takeoff yesterday. No injuries.
submitted 1 month, 2 weeks ago
16,958 480 Rocket explodes in Russia and the shockwave breaks the windows
submitted 2 months ago
16,722 465 Cracked road collapses into a construction site in China
submitted 2 months, 1 week ago
16,660 901 3/15/2016 - Employees at a marijuana dispensary ignite a massive fire while attempting to make concentrated hash without the proper safety cautions. Both employees were badly burned but survived
submitted 1 month ago
16,214 378 Flooding during heavy rains at the University of Tasmania, Australia.
submitted 2 months, 2 weeks ago
15,935 639 Fireworks show goes up in flames. 06/29/2019
submitted 1 month, 2 weeks ago
15,296 380 Stunt car gets propelled far beyond its intended landing spot during a movie shoot and nearly crushed several crew members in August, 2014
submitted 1 month, 1 week ago
15,038 502 Propane tank explosion
submitted 2 months, 1 week ago
13,936 420 Piece of parking garage collapses directly under fire truck, August 6 2019
submitted 1 week, 3 days ago
13,635 724 Break problem cause a RV to jump a ramp and land on a boat
submitted 1 month, 3 weeks ago
13,422 1,392 (Aug 12, 2019) Tesla Model 3 crashes into parked truck. Shortly after, car explodes twice.
submitted 5 days, 8 hours ago
13,141 614 In 1984 NASA and the FAA deliberately crashed a Boeing 720 in the California desert to test a new ignition-resistant fuel
submitted 2 months ago
12,853 487 Tower crane collapse Dalian, China July 16, 2019
submitted 1 month ago
12,692 401 (2018) Engine jumps out of semi truck
submitted 1 month, 1 week ago
12,215 512 After Dallas crane collapse
submitted 2 months, 1 week ago
11,923 658 Carnival ride accident
submitted 1 month, 2 weeks ago
11,904 554 Ship out of control in Venice today, another angle
submitted 2 months, 2 weeks ago
11,716 650 1994 Fairchild Air Force Base B-52 crash.
submitted 3 weeks ago
11,178 367 Virgin Galactic Spaceship Two test failure, Sadly the pilot died.
submitted 2 months, 3 weeks ago
10,874 179 A hotel collapses after typhoon floodwaters undermined its foundations - Taiwan August 8, 2009
submitted 3 weeks, 5 days ago
10,804 251 A section of concrete eave falls off a residential building - 17 August 2019
submitted 12 hours, 33 minutes ago
10,779 266 (10.8.2019) Roof of the AZ Alkmaar Stadium collapsed due to heavy wind
submitted 1 week ago
10,506 274 A whole city goes up in flames due to a punctured gas line left by oil thieves. Texmelucan, Mexico. Dec 19 ,2010
submitted 1 week, 5 days ago
9,675 625 Hotel elevator fails just as a cleaning lady is exiting
submitted 2 months, 3 weeks ago
9,158 264 July 27, 2019, a light sea plane attempted to take off from Littlefield Lake, Michigan and clipped a tree with its wing, sending it spiraling back into the water. The two occupants survived, but were hospitalized from their injuries
submitted 2 weeks, 4 days ago
9,100 181 Factory explosion in Malaysia 05/07/2019
submitted 1 month, 1 week ago
8,557 126 A fuel truck exploding in Sudan in May 2016
submitted 3 weeks, 2 days ago
8,448 361 Ferry crashes into a loading dock in Barcelona causing a fire
submitted 2 months ago
8,370 204 Sprint Car axle snaps on corner entry November 2014
submitted 3 days, 14 hours ago
8,211 156 The "Fortuna" moldavian ship sinking in the Black Sea.
submitted 2 months ago
8,156 193 Thai homemade rocket crash into car windshield
submitted 1 month, 3 weeks ago
7,827 219 Dude cuts a gas cylinder without first checking if it’s empty, which then burns down a excavator. Unknown date
submitted 1 month, 3 weeks ago
7,791 378 Two German Eurofighters crashing on 24 June 2019
submitted 1 month, 3 weeks ago
7,756 419 Cabin footage of the crash of Air Niugini flight 73 (28/9/2018)
submitted 3 weeks, 6 days ago
7,512 327 Crane colapses while lifting a billboard
submitted 2 months, 4 weeks ago