North Korea satellite reportedly 'out of control'
Rocket may not be functioning properly
- Duration 3:39
- Date Dec 13, 2012
Rocket may not be functioning properly
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So what North Korean satellites had to be spinning out of control and space after -- launch this week condemned around the world.
As a test grade nuclear armed -- my next guest says that not only is that missile capable of getting closer to the US than ever before.
But some of the people of the launch were our top enemies.
Van hit former deputy assistant secretary of the army deputy General Counsel the navy and chairman of American defense international how Aureus or good morning.
You -- -- -- -- -- you know anything about the satellite tumbling out of control.
What would that mean.
I spoke a couple hours to go to European scientists who are actually -- the situation they say it's at least -- partially operational.
And it's still committing every strong radio signal and it just passed over Indonesia and what would that mean then if if you if you will if you lose control about satellite what there.
They could pick it could tumble down -- but here's the big story the fact that the north Koreans bill were able to yet.
This satellite into space in the fourth place they had the delivery.
All this rocket.
Which is basically the same as the same delivery system as -- Taepodong two missile -- that's important to this country is this.
That's the missile system.
But they've been tested for years and years and trying to extend its range so it could reach the continental United States this is pretty scary vein today.
-- -- Having an Intercontinental ballistic missile that can reach the United States because of this.
Just a far more series and they've done before him especially consider the sanctions on that country.
This this -- have been labeled a success whether -- for -- or.
You know the rest the world is against us we have seen a -- show you sir.
To our viewers at home here here's North Korea.
This missile shot off from the East Coast of North Korea.
You had a little bit land here what the Yellow Sea in a little bit more down here in the in the Philippines see here is what we believe advance it one.
On the up on the range potentially.
Here's North Korea than here is Japan this is the area where the -- the missile took its course.
Hawaii is about 6000 kilometers away here so you're about 3600 to 4000 miles away from the East Coast of North Korea Alaska's a little closer than that.
You have come up with some information sir that I think is more intriguing -- Then many people -- reported frankly.
You're saying the Iran -- were there on site when this rocket.
Is that consumer yes for the -- report from several news organizations -- now that.
At TomTom rate we're -- so what will the launch was you -- oh radiant technical experts who have been involved in the show halt missile program in the right.
And -- that's imported.
The show harm -- in Iraq right now is based on the Taepodong two missile technology.
Out of North Korea and build that should not -- prostate.
The federation of American -- -- have told us big news that a lot has been in they had with North Korea.
Sending cash and sending all in exchange for -- missile technology.
So there -- much closer to reaching the US after something.
Much closer to the yet you talk about some of the stuff falling they're close to the Philippines and so forth fair -- on -- three rocket.
Which was launched film although -- companies -- It's a multi state rocket -- what you're seeing or pieces of the first and second stage the third stage was able to get the satellite into orbit.
And that's what should concern America it should be a wake up call for this country and the free world -- and think this tidbit about the Iranians is no small tidbit that's a significant deal.
Then -- thank you for your.
Analysis there in Washington -- to -- with Al.