At least five killed and three were injured in a missile test blast that took place in Russia. With this blast, the nearby city of Moscow recorded a spike in radiation levels. The blast took place during testing of a liquid propellant jet engine when an explosion sparked a fire. The incident took place in the far northern Arkhangelsk region. One of the Russian TV Channels said that the missile was being tested on a platform at sea when its fuel caught fire and triggered an explosion.