India loses contact with Chandrayaan-2 lunar lander during moon mission

ABC | Sep 7, 2019 at 12:31 AM
  • India’s space agency says it lost touch with its Vikram lunar lander as it made its final approach to the south pole of the moon to deploy a rover to search for signs of water.
  • The space agency was analysing data as it worked to determine what had happened.
  • The space agency’s chairman had earlier called Chandrayaan-2 the “most complex mission ever” undertaken by the space agency.