THE SOFTWARE HORROR PICTURE SHOW
|Ariane 5 Rocket Explosion, 1996
Ariane 5 rocket was launched by the European Space Agency and exploded 40 seconds after lift-off. The cause of the failure was a software error in the inertial reference system. The development cost of the rocket amounted to $7 billions.
|Dependable Systems & Software Group
|Department of Computer Science
|Universität des Saarlandes