North Korea

Rocket Scientists: North Korea Still Years Away From Reliable Long Range Capability

It's rocket science


They don't call it rocket science for nothing.

North Korea's first successful launch of a three-stage, long-range rocket has outraged world leaders who consider it similar to a missile capable of attacking the United States, Europe and other far-away targets. But experts say Pyongyang is years away from even having a shot at developing reliable missiles that could bombard the American mainland.