Watch India attempt to land softly on the moon!

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3:05 - Mission Summary and overview
24:25 - (Kerbal) Building the GLSV mkIII and Chandrayaan - 2
1:01:15 - (Kerbal) First launch attempt
1:10:30 - (Kerbal) Second launch attempt
1:21:15 - (Kerbal) Third launch
1:41:20 - (Kerbal) Moon arrival
1:52:43 - (Kerbal) First landing attempt
1:59:09 - (Kerbal) Second landing attmept
2:02:20 - (Kerbal) Landing!
2:10:00 - Chandrayaan - 2 landing burn begins
2:21:16 - Chandrayaan- 2 final moments
2:21:32 - Chandrayaan - Anomaly begins
Watch LIVE as India attempts to become the fourth country ever to softly land on the surface of the moon. They're attempt to land near the south pole of the moon at 70.9 degrres south between craters Manzinus C and Simpelius N.
This would be the first soft landing for India and will be quite an exciting event. The spacecraft, Chandrayaan-2 is actually made of of an orbiter/kick stage, a lander and a rover.
And at a total mission cost of around $150 million USD, it's considered to be an incredibly cost efficient mission of this caliber.
Since I'm going on a few hours early, I figure we'll replicate this mission in Kerbal Space Program and give you a sense of how they did it!
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  1. Adisura
    11 ditë më parë

    The lander was a test demo so was not the majority of the mission, about 90% is the orbiter so its still a success, and yes it kinda tumbled like yours did in the last phases. Chandrayan 3 shoud be flying next year. Hopefully this time we make it

  2. Mr Space
    Mr Space
    18 ditë më parë

    Bro u can use space flight simulator instead of kerbal space program sfs is easier

  3. Noah Cassens
    Noah Cassens
    Muaj më parë

    A wonderful effort, India is one step closer, never give up!

  4. J0 M4M4
    J0 M4M4
    2 muaj më parë

    This is merely practice for the real thing. Keep pushing.

  5. Jack Becker
    Jack Becker
    4 muaj më parë

    I watch this whenever I need a good laugh. 😂

  6. lord pochinki
    lord pochinki
    4 muaj më parë

    I was awake whole night. Broke my heart.

  7. Weston DoesIt
    Weston DoesIt
    4 muaj më parë

    Tim, thank you for not only a completely appropriate broadcast which highlighted the extent of progress that India has made, but a truly compassionate approach to our "brothers" in making space something we can all have access to. You have a good heart, for a rocket dude... :)

  8. Usha Patel
    Usha Patel
    5 muaj më parë

    W e l p

  9. Art Alagao
    Art Alagao
    6 muaj më parë

    sorry to hear that ....but congradulations for a galliant effort by all the people involved

  10. Dhruvesh Ari
    Dhruvesh Ari
    6 muaj më parë

    they confirmed that 1000 metres-sticky valve and complet flipping of vehicle and more velocity and crash

  11. Johann Pernia-Fulleros
    Johann Pernia-Fulleros
    6 muaj më parë

    India: It landed guys! Later... *loses contact* India: NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO

  12. ToxicWasteOfSpace
    7 muaj më parë

    i think it was a huge success, they proved that they can get to lunar orbit and they almost landed.

    1. Ethan Bennett
      Ethan Bennett
      6 muaj më parë

      yeah, they did well.

  13. Nandita Sen
    Nandita Sen
    7 muaj më parë

    The rover name is Pragyan

  14. randhir joshi
    randhir joshi
    7 muaj më parë


  15. Bobby Agee
    Bobby Agee
    8 muaj më parë

    The PM was encouraging his people that they had nothing to be sad about. This was a set back but not a failure. He also went to inspire them to be proud of who they are and the work that they do. I dont speak Hindi, yet it's not hard to interpret.

    1. sumreen Sultana
      sumreen Sultana
      Muaj më parë

      Well yeah I guess

  16. Michael Malenchek
    Michael Malenchek
    8 muaj më parë

    Lets litter the moon with space junk, keep smashing those over engineered rockets into the big rock in space

    1. Tack
      3 muaj më parë

      You know nothing about rockets, best keep your mouth shut.

    2. Ethan Bennett
      Ethan Bennett
      6 muaj më parë

      you realise the moon gets pounded by meteors every day whereas moon landings only happen every few years?

    8 muaj më parë

    Actually Tim, you didn't cheat when starting the core engines before SRB burnout. The actual GSLV does air start the Vikas engines before burnout.

    8 muaj më parë

    Proud to be Indian...

  19. mwtrolle
    8 muaj më parë

    What is the smallest size object you can go in a stable orbit around? I know we have been orbiting comets, but never for long. Guess external forces gives problems. Could two spaceships or satellites orbit each other?

  20. Saurabh Dhabe
    Saurabh Dhabe
    8 muaj më parë

    Now after 11 months, I decided to comment on this and excited for upcoming Chandrayan 3 mission. According to the research on Chandrayan 2 mission, there was a news that Chandrayan 2 failed because of software failures/ overloaded to process the data.

  21. Devang Gadgil
    Devang Gadgil
    8 muaj më parë

    Ahh... The Moon Dance

  22. TAK Ism.
    TAK Ism.
    8 muaj më parë

    they gonna trash the moon, keep them out.

  23. Ricky Tomko
    Ricky Tomko
    9 muaj më parë

    Messed up part is at the end. They’re all clapping thinking everything is going as planned. Little do they know the spacecraft is already in the dirt.....

  24. Ratan
    9 muaj më parë

    the tracks of the rover were found recently

    1. some person on planet earth
      some person on planet earth
      7 muaj më parë


  25. Mark Arnott
    Mark Arnott
    9 muaj më parë

    youtube if you missed anything dont worry it'll pop up a year L8tr 😲 Sent rocket to moon 1/2 the cost of a hollyweed film not bad india not bad TRY again it took nasa billions Trillions in today $money

  26. Caleb Waddell
    Caleb Waddell
    9 muaj më parë

    Was worried when I saw this was 3 hours long. But then I realized that he was playing ksp, then I wished it had been 10 hours.

  27. Adam Evans
    Adam Evans
    Vit më parë

    Well a for effort and honestly better than my kerbal missions by a billion percent

  28. Animation Space
    Animation Space
    Vit më parë

    The fall has more impact than the flight

  29. ilyass ELYAQINI
    ilyass ELYAQINI
    Vit më parë

    Tim, don't get why some dislike this video!! so weird!

    1. some person on planet earth
      some person on planet earth
      7 muaj më parë

      It's people who think that their country is better than everyone else's.

  30. Ashu
    Vit më parë

    Newb driver apply brakes first slow it down before ,have a buffer to let engine control the spin then slow descent

  31. Michael Calip
    Michael Calip
    Vit më parë


  32. Michael Calip
    Michael Calip
    Vit më parë


  33. Chris K
    Chris K
    Vit më parë

    Hahah the title is darkly funny in retrospect

  34. Woofy58
    Vit më parë

    Anyone know the mods used in this video?

    1. Oren
      Muaj më parë

      Realism Overhaul+, RealSolarSystem, RealPlume, RealParts, RealFuels

  35. Webmaster
    Vit më parë

    thank you come again

  36. Guillaume548
    Vit më parë

    scammer got scammed

    1. Guillaume548
      7 muaj më parë

      @some person on planet earth yeah sorry only 99% kappa

    2. some person on planet earth
      some person on planet earth
      7 muaj më parë

      They aren't all scammers

  37. Gilroy MotorSports & Life
    Gilroy MotorSports & Life
    Vit më parë

    We still don’t have a moon station nor we can go to the moon today in this day in age, was it really done in the 1960’s

    1. stop begging for likes
      stop begging for likes
      Vit më parë

      Yeah but you forgot to mention the enormous budget of NASA and the space race back then...

  38. NFSHeld
    Vit më parë

    The funny and sad thing at the same time is that your first landing attempt pretty much nailed the representation of what actually happened. Right after the breaking the lander began to spin and could not scrub off enough velocity before hitting the ground.

    1. talkpls
      Vit më parë

      it means CY 3 will land perfectly 😂

  39. сергей макаров
    сергей макаров
    Vit më parë

    Next year, American astronauts will remain on the ground due to the untimely reservation of seats on Russian ships.

  40. murraykat
    Vit më parë

    No matter what they MUST keep the old style mic's I absolutely love those things !!!! ..PS ... A 7 year old here in Canada was recently sporting an everyday astonaut garb at a climate protest rally !

    1. Tack
      2 muaj më parë

      Climate protest? That's shameful.

  41. NPC S/N 1579325
    NPC S/N 1579325
    Vit më parë

    What would be interesting would be to land a “moon rover” and go check any of the sites that America said it landed on.

  42. Treelon Musk
    Treelon Musk
    Vit më parë

    As soon as tim saw it was upside down and dropped like that his face showed how much of a problem that was

  43. Samuel Carvalho
    Samuel Carvalho
    Vit më parë

    Tim u are a great guy, Kuddos to you

  44. Little Traveller
    Little Traveller
    Vit më parë

    Holy cow, good try

  45. Sheddy
    Vit më parë

    Decepticons are the reason for this!

  46. Misunderstood78ca
    Vit më parë

    Most engines have a better ISP at higher altitudes so it makes sense for fuel economy?!?!

  47. Adam Thames
    Adam Thames
    Vit më parë

    I wish you played more kerbal

  48. Pancake
    Vit më parë

    india loses signal: *angry hindi noises*

  49. antidote-_
    Vit më parë


  50. Jus Me
    Jus Me
    Vit më parë

    That's a video game people

  51. Fleato
    Vit më parë

    no way i lived in vista ca for a good long while and was just there in aug

  52. Erik Leif
    Erik Leif
    Vit më parë

    2:24:00 she told him to shut up.

  53. Space Explorer
    Space Explorer
    Vit më parë

    1:58:50 yeah we didn't crash we landed fast

    1. Ethan Bennett
      Ethan Bennett
      6 muaj më parë

      yeah, just a rapid unscheduled disassembly.

  54. Ez Xeonn
    Ez Xeonn
    Vit më parë

    1:58:26 Exactly like the real thing upsidedown before landing lol nt India and Everyday Astro.

    1. sumreen Sultana
      sumreen Sultana
      Muaj më parë

      Yeah I guess the universe liked This vidoe and wanted to see this in reality

  55. Cameron H
    Cameron H
    Vit më parë


  56. G.I. Geno
    G.I. Geno
    Vit më parë

    I blame it on Mercury Retrograde!

  57. Connor
    Vit më parë

    1:54:16 *ironic*

  58. Hamka Arshad
    Hamka Arshad
    Vit më parë

    Man India failed kinda of a waste

  59. Gor eil
    Gor eil
    Vit më parë

    Brilliant comments mate,cool vid. Excuse me, but for an american, i found your commentary really intelligent and great. Sorry tosay that , but so many americans are trumpish

  60. davecc0000
    Vit më parë

    Big thumbs up for your reminder 2:25:00 to try to send a rocket to the moon before you criticize or joke about the result.

  61. Bill Tee
    Bill Tee
    Vit më parë

    I think I know what happened..... they outsourced their IT support to Australia and couldn't understand sorry couldn't help myself

  62. Bill Tee
    Bill Tee
    Vit më parë

    I still think having image telematry may have helped them to understand what went wrong or adjust in time to save it....either way congrats India welcome to the space money

  63. Daniel Kintigh
    Daniel Kintigh
    Vit më parë

    It's 2019, and they struggled to land a lander on the moon. Really puts into perspective just how amazing it was the US got to the moon when they did. Don't get down on yourself India, failures make space programs stronger. I worked at NASA for 3 years, and the importance of failures was the most important skill they rely on. To the point we did things wrong on purpose to learn from the failures

    1. Carlos_A_M
      9 muaj më parë

      @BLAMBERRY I mean, india doesn´t have a fierce competition against a rival and doesn´t have billions and billions of dollars put into nasa (and also didn´t cut it to nothing after the rivalry ended)

    2. codedecode
      Vit më parë

      "I worked at NASA for 3 years, and the importance of failures was the most important skill they rely on." because it's a ruse, you couldn't tell when you worked there that something was up?

    3. Matej Marković
      Matej Marković
      Vit më parë


    4. sheeptothe max
      sheeptothe max
      Vit më parë

      @BLAMBERRY he is one of those people

      Vit më parë

      Unless the US really never landed on the moon?

  64. Richard P
    Richard P
    Vit më parë

    Good luck India! I am sure that the Indian space agency will conduct a very thorough investigation, pouring over all the telemetry as well as the design and actual construction. They will learn from mistakes and they will also learn from their successes. They will make next time.

  65. Ashish Singh
    Ashish Singh
    Vit më parë

    Hey Tim, why don't you do stories on the status of SLS, orion and artemis program??

  66. OPBlue
    Vit më parë

    Thank you (I will insert the name here when I find it because I forget) for paying to have Tim wish me a happy birthday. Even though they didn’t land, it brings valuable data to help prevent that next time.

  67. David Smith
    David Smith
    Vit më parë

    India will not give up. Nobody starts walking without falling first. I'm proud of them that they have gotten so far so quickly. You learn from every successful and unsuccessful landing. I consider this a success in the fact that they have learned so much from this impact.

  68. SmaRkieS
    Vit më parë

    Should have called Technical Support.

  69. John Smith
    John Smith
    Vit më parë

    The best and the brightest Indians have gone to America to run Google, Microsoft, and Apple.

  70. Chaitanya Bhagwat
    Chaitanya Bhagwat
    Vit më parë


  71. Nicholas Nelson
    Nicholas Nelson
    Vit më parë

    Upload. Do it

  72. Atlas Gaming
    Atlas Gaming
    Vit më parë

    Wow no mods! disappointing!

  73. Adam Thames
    Adam Thames
    Vit më parë

    You need to start playing this more i think I ran out if ksp videos of yours and now i have nothing to do with my life

  74. Flying Architect
    Flying Architect
    Vit më parë

    Heartbreaking India. Best wishes from the US. We’re with you.... next time.

  75. Angel Arch
    Angel Arch
    Vit më parë

    "Softly"... :''(

  76. Don Vittorio DiMaggio #
    Don Vittorio DiMaggio #
    Vit më parë

    Landing at speed 60 meter per second upside down. . &%$"&$&. . . holy$h!t . . . . .That's more like an attempt of making a *Crater* in the moon.

  77. chinnahm
    Vit më parë

    When is the Aerospike vid comming?

    1. diogodxavier
      Vit më parë


    2. Everyday Astronaut
      Everyday Astronaut
      Vit më parë

      “When It’s Done™” 😉

  78. TheAmberGryphon
    Vit më parë

    Before they showed the lander upside down, is there anything like that that shows exactly how it lost control? Like full footage of that "VIKRAM DESCENT TRAJECTORY" display.

  79. James Dean
    James Dean
    Vit më parë

    I hope it goes well next time.

  80. Lee Foster
    Lee Foster
    Vit më parë

    I serious doubt it landed properly. From what little I saw was it lost flight origination. This could have been IMU, thruster, or some instrumentation failure near landing. You have to remember that this was under full automation. If there was a manual control then maybe they could have recovered but there is a third second delay on the transmissions from earth to moon. So, it would have been very hard.

  81. Michal Štein
    Michal Štein
    Vit më parë

    They just transitioned from retrobreaking to lithobreaking.

  82. bridgecross
    Vit më parë


  83. NorthernChev
    Vit më parë

    ...I blame the mustache. It’s clearly evident that control room had too many mustaches in it for proper lunar trajectory. Too much Delta M...

  84. greenhouse Productions
    greenhouse Productions
    Vit më parë


  85. Andy
    Vit më parë

    we only learn by trying, keep up the good work India

  86. Gerald Dusek
    Gerald Dusek
    Vit më parë

    Indian lunar landers may have a bit to go, but they surely have the best Pale Ales.

  87. BEM684
    Vit më parë

    Thanks for the timestamps. When I see a 3 hour video I think "ain't nobody got spacetime fo dat!"

    1. OPBlue
      Vit më parë

      Believe it or not, I stuck around for 5 hours before the stream started. And even got a shoutout.

    2. Abel Palacios
      Abel Palacios
      Vit më parë

      BEM684 😂👍

  88. Aryan Singh
    Aryan Singh
    Vit më parë

    lander is in tilted position and it is intact, isro is trying to communicate to it

  89. mrunal shintre
    mrunal shintre
    Vit më parë

    Chandrayaan is in my country 🚀

  90. R EE
    R EE
    Vit më parë

    those hats you sell, any chance of making some RED one's ?????

  91. William Alexander
    William Alexander
    Vit më parë

    I want Tim Dodd, Joe Scott And Scott Manley to collaborate and do a live stream event together when we land on the moon or Mars...

  92. Hyphen Idrees
    Hyphen Idrees
    Vit më parë

    Chand ko choru. Din main tary nazer a gey ..😀😀😀😀😀😀😀😀

  93. Riad Rakan
    Riad Rakan
    Vit më parë

    When will the F-1 Engine Schematics Hoodie be in stock?

  94. Austin-C Media
    Austin-C Media
    Vit më parë

    all I gotta say is: India, Keep doing what you're doing, don't stop pushing forward, and just work on refinement when you have the ability too. Im rooting for you, and you have my full support.

  95. Kent VanderVelden
    Kent VanderVelden
    Vit më parë

    Amazing! So interesting to see the Indian control center, with such diversity. Love it! Hope another attempt will be made soon.

    1. Tirtha Chakrabarti
      Tirtha Chakrabarti
      5 muaj më parë

      @Lance Williams You are a victim of stupid leftist propaganda. In India, there is no violence against minorities and the secularism is so much that it has become minority appeasement or pseudo-secularism and the majority are the victims. So Hindu nationalism is a natural reaction. Still, all of his Govt. schemes are for all equally. You won't understand India sitting outside India. Stick to science here.

    2. Lance Williams
      Lance Williams
      Vit më parë

      You do realize that the Indian PM, Narendra Modi, who came to power fanning the flames of Hindu nationalism and violence against India's Muslim minority, was in the control room, eagerly waiting to bask in the glory of a successful landing? So...diversity. Yeah.

  96. southern stingray2
    southern stingray2
    Vit më parë

    Mighty India , Indian brain power combined with their passion to succeed will result in success!Big respect from Australia!Cheers

  97. Jonah Fouts
    Jonah Fouts
    Vit më parë

    Isn’t it weird how Tim’s first landing attempt turned out strangely similar to the real one...? 🤔

    1. sumreen Sultana
      sumreen Sultana
      Muaj më parë

      Well I guess the third one would be real

  98. Rag Kaka
    Rag Kaka
    Vit më parë

    OMG! He crashed it exactly like how India did 🤣🤣

  99. R:J:C
    Vit më parë

    Getting so close means you’re going there next time! Good luck India!

  100. Stephen Phillips
    Stephen Phillips
    Vit më parë

    It would be great for you to give a thorough discussion of the aero spike engine. First few people know it exists. Second it is deceptively simple looking. Third it is a difficult problem to solve. The aero spike changes the problems you have, is perhaps a good way to look at it.