Customer ripped his front derailleur off when his chain broke (outter link flared open and caught the cage) thus totalling his carbon frame. This is one reason why most new high end mountain bikes have a single gear in front and a super wide range cassette in the rear (one by drive train).
/r/CatastrophicFailureOn 28 April 1988, Aloha Airlines Flight 243 suffered an explosive mid-air decompression. A stewardess died, sucked out, her body was never found.
/r/CatastrophicFailureToday in 1986 the catastrophic explosion of the Challenger happened
/r/CatastrophicFailureOn October 22, 1895 at the Paris-Montparnasse train station in France, crossed the station to finish his run, suspended in the street due to a brake failure.
/r/CatastrophicFailureThe Ronan Point tower block after it's 18th floor gas explosion & resulting whole corner collapse | Canning Town, Newham, East London | May 1968
/r/CatastrophicFailureJuly 7, 2007 - TAM 3054 overshot the runaway, flew over a busy avenue, and crashed against a gas station and a building belonging to TAM. São Paulo - Brazil. Congonhas Airport CGH.
/r/CatastrophicFailureAftermath of a smallish furnace fire at my job site. Someone forgot to change a filter and now we're doing demolition to fix the damage.
/r/CatastrophicFailureIn The Absence (2019) - an Oscar-nominated short documentary about the sinking of the Sewol ferry on the 15th of April 2014.
/r/CatastrophicFailureCaspian Airlines flight 6936 overruns the runway on landing and comes to a stop on an expressway, 27 January 2020
/r/CatastrophicFailureATC comms for Sikorsky S-76B N72EX carrying Kobe Bryant before crashing near Calabasas, California (1/26/2020)
/r/CatastrophicFailure(07/13/2013) A truck carrying 119 canisters of gas explodes on a highway in Moscow (collision in comments)
/r/CatastrophicFailureBurning wind turbine in Tamilnadu, India creates a cyclone of fire (2016)
/r/CatastrophicFailurekobe bryant's helicopter crash footage from snapchat story 2020-01-26 January 26th (today) rip
/r/CatastrophicFailureCell phone charger ignites in woman's backpack then fidget spins on the ground - 7/21/19
/r/CatastrophicFailureThe crash of Northwest Airlines flights 1482 and 299: The 1990 Detroit Runway Collision - Analysis
/r/CatastrophicFailureClose in footage of the Red Bull training flight crash, Iztapa, Guatemala - 1/24/20
/r/CatastrophicFailureChernobyl's Reactor #4 building post-explosion | April-June 1986
/r/CatastrophicFailureAn underground river canal exploding (Belo Horizonte, Brazil) due to a massive amount of rain during the past few days
/r/CatastrophicFailureAcetylene Missiles - Dallas TX 2007
/r/CatastrophicFailureRecent Plane Crash In Isla Verde, Carolina, Puerto Rico
/r/CatastrophicFailureSnow causes roof to collapse on a railcar repair plant in Siberia - 1/24/20
/r/CatastrophicFailureFour-story slum building collapses today 23/01/2020 at Salvador, Brazil. No injuries, people were evacuated last week.
/r/CatastrophicFailureRig platform falls down leaving a crew member stuck - Jan 10, 2020
/r/CatastrophicFailureWRC Rally Driver misjudges a corner, flies off the road and rolls down a hill. 1/24/2020
/r/CatastrophicFailureAerosucre flight 157 overruns the runway on takeoff and crashes shortly after, 20 December 2016
/r/CatastrophicFailureA LPG truck developed a leak and it ignited into a fireball that went down a city street a block away - 1/23/20
/r/CatastrophicFailureYesterday a cylinder blast took place.(date: 23/1/2020)