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Most difficult CB to land on with Kerbals and bringing them back to Kerbin?

Most difficult CB to land on with Kerbals and bringing them back to Kerbin?  

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  1. 1. Most difficult CB to land on with Kerbals and bringing them back to Kerbin?

    • Eve
      44
    • Laythe
      0
    • Minmus (doh!)
      0
    • Tylo
      4
    • Other
      7

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  • Poll closed on 09/07/2019 at 01:31 PM

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4 minutes ago, sturmhauke said:

Land on Tylo with this one weird trick! Wernher Von Kerman hates loves it!

FTFY ;)

Edited by Brikoleur

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Technically the Sun because it literally can't be done, but the first real candidate is arguably Jool. You can't land per se, but can certainly descend to some low number on the altimeter and start to ascend again. I would still like to see someone do a 'landing' like this on the Sun using ignore max temp though.

 

 

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On 9/4/2019 at 2:05 PM, Pecan said:

Eve.

Tylo does tend to trick people but if you're paying attention and designing by numbers, as I do, then you'll see it coming (hint:  it's the big round thing approaching really quite quickly).

I've still hardly ever been to Eve because it used to be impossible to make a reusable lander and I don't have sufficient incentive to go again now everything's easier.

Tylo is an pilot challenge, yes with mechjeb its trivial as long as you have high enough TWR or compensate. 
This is an update on my old 1.45 Eve lander.
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Next launch had two engines and an docking port in center to let the refueling tug orient it into landing position. Main change is that the rover now can deorbit an another location do its objectives and the lander will land to pick kerbal up. This allow for longer travel distances and drop to rescue if needed. 
Also the reaction wheels on the landing struts. One major issue with design was orientation if landing on an slope as the aerodynamic needed 50 m/s to start working well. Ditch then pointing upwards. 

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Jool... descend into Jool's atmosphere, reach the limit (minus 250m I think) and then pop back out into an orbit :)

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