Watch the Ingenuity helicopter's first flight on Mars
Humans just made history: flying an autonomous helicopter on another planet, more than 100 million miles away.
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  • Claire Reilly
    Claire Reilly

    Genuinely excited to see what comes after this! Do we: A) Send these helicopters to new planets to explore even more? or B) Perfect this technology so I can get my own Mars Jetpack?

    • Mark Giles
      Mark Giles

      @Moon Rocks How is it that you can see an object when you shouldn't due to the curvature of the Earth? Let me guess, it's a mirage.

    • Clash of clans base defender
      Clash of clans base defender

      @Wealth boy I think you just need to calm down

    • Wealth boy
      Wealth boy

      @Clash of clans base defender watch again my friend.. plz don't believe this non sense

    • Clash of clans base defender
      Clash of clans base defender

      @Wealth boy nope lol

    • Wealth boy
      Wealth boy

      @Clash of clans base defender notice how the outer space part is cgi??

  • ittegapS Sauce
    ittegapS Sauce

    alien bacteria on mars be like: *whøöà ďųđę ťhə hűmāņś ăŕē fłýįņğ å ůfø*

  • vincent lol
    vincent lol


  • Peter Ghenzi
    Peter Ghenzi

    If the NASA tells the truth all would be different

  • Ian Taylor
    Ian Taylor

    First there was Covid-19 then there was the Mars Attacks! lol

  • Ian Taylor
    Ian Taylor

    Aliens are like who would have thought these human species would try and go back to the same planet we rescued them from. lol

  • Ian Taylor
    Ian Taylor

    Awesome but that NASA logo animation is so 1985. Let me know if I can help!

  • Dharaneesh Prasad
    Dharaneesh Prasad

    True Achievement by NASA...

  • Витя

    Credit for the helicopter has to go to Sikorsky.

  • Eve

    I love this

  • Grig V.
    Grig V.

    She is delusional. So you all are. This proves nothing. need NASA official proofs

  • justanotherguy

    The EBEN's did it first.

  • Hybrid Radiance
    Hybrid Radiance

    No Obstacles in MARS. An Autonomous drone will be easy to fly !

  • roger smith
    roger smith

    Arizona hasn't changed much since I was last there apart from cleaning up the empty coke cans.

  • Frederick Johnsen
    Frederick Johnsen

    Amazing! Rocks from the top. This gives a whole other perspective on rocks.

  • Lonely Homie
    Lonely Homie

    This is ka 50 , ka 52 , ka 28 chopper

  • Red Tcha
    Red Tcha

    Hollywood movies ...

  • L Marin R
    L Marin R

    where's her top lip do not show her face again please

  • samuel james
    samuel james

    nice camera cameraing the helicopter. Where is the second camera to watch the helicopter??

  • David Davids
    David Davids

    it appears that lots of people think that 'flight'* is Possible, in a near Vacuum. IT'S NOT.!!!!!!!!! ( * other that via the use of reaction thrusters ) googletranslate

  • David Davids
    David Davids

    WHEN nasa has EXPLAINED to my satisfaction, HOW this can Happen, i will start to be less Skeptical, about the truth of this Fantasy.!!!!! googletranslate

  • Peacemaker Official
    Peacemaker Official


  • jayanth kumar chintu official
    jayanth kumar chintu official

    Her lips are the coolest!

  • BoFab

    humans cant keep our trash under control on earth and now were spreading it all over the galixy yay humans instead of billions on a toy helicopter why dont we try to clean up places like india? humans really do suck

  • BoFab

    your mouth movements really trip me out claire. made it hard to watch this video akward

  • Eliot HD
    Eliot HD

    not Wrigt brothers, Santos Dummond

  • CCW Noob
    CCW Noob

    Why does she keep showing her stupid mug?

  • Denrasier Jamiul
    Denrasier Jamiul

    Wow nice❤👍 NASA Is the best ☝No.1

  • James Picazo
    James Picazo

    well woopty fuckn doo👏

  • Jill A Rivkin
    Jill A Rivkin

    Can you read see this?.

  • Dave Chupp
    Dave Chupp

    I would have put money on it that the rotors couldn't spin fast enough to lift. Amazing! I too am looking forward to experiencing the data it collects.

  • Rocketryman

    Ringlight distracting.

  • bob bob
    bob bob


  • /////////

    But there is no atmosphere

  • J Moeketsi
    J Moeketsi

    Bunch of lies

  • Andrew Delaney
    Andrew Delaney

    Is it mars?or in America in a desert somewhere?


    Great piece of engineering but isn't an 'oxygen only' atmosphere a not so good thing ? Also, how would the carbon monoxide be stored. We certainly wouldn't want to breath a carbon monoxide/oxygen mix. Conspiracy theory version: Let's make Mars habitable so we can build an arc ship and leave all the less rich behind. Actually you would need to make space for lesser people because a slave class would be required. Can you imagine the uber rich and powerful taking orders from each

  • MRD


  • Guy DeGregg
    Guy DeGregg

    "Lifted into the air" What air?

  • Good Stuff
    Good Stuff

    Great video, but a "black and white camera on the bottom of Ingenuity"? I guess NASA only had access to 1970's cameras for the mission 😂.

  • Jimmie Dean
    Jimmie Dean

    Still using counter rotating props. How quaint.

  • Tim Morris
    Tim Morris

    Hey Elon Musk, when you're looking for a voice for your onboard computer I believe Claire would be your girl

  • Andres Chusan
    Andres Chusan

    The original 'Total Recall' was more believable than this hogwash

  • Ajit Pani
    Ajit Pani

    What is the technical difficulty of a helicopter that fly over Mars and go on research on Mars surface . Why N.A.S.A has not developed helicopter to fly on the Mars surface .

  • Edson F Cordeaca
    Edson F Cordeaca

    The drone is practically autonomous because there is a huge delay of 7 light minutes so becoming impractical to drive it remotely. I guess it's something strange to fly a drone in a nearly vacuum atmosphere.

  • Tim Wilkins
    Tim Wilkins

    Incredible images being sent back to earth! I've been fascinated with space since I was a kid growing up 40 miles away from Cape Kennedy. I watched all but one of the Apollo missions. Continued success with the missions to mars. Thanks to everyone at NASA.

  • royalspin

    It's sort of odd that the shadow of the rover has an angle and yet the shadow of the drone stays in one spot below it even as it's rising up in the sky and looks very defined even though there's less light on Mars .

  • matthew realm
    matthew realm

    They should ask DJI to do the job.. haha

  • eden brid
    eden brid

    That proof there is air

  • Obaida Shafai
    Obaida Shafai

    i thought outer space should be black!! or was it black only on the moon? perhaps it will be pink on Jupiter, what a load of BS

  • Gregory Ross
    Gregory Ross

    What’s amazing is that it’s ONLY been a little over 100 years between the first flight on earth and the first flight on Mars


    *Well ... There goes the neighborhood.*

  • Herculydia

    There's an awful lot of angles and zooming on that craft. I smell a skunk. I think it was filmed in Burbank.

  • Rav Raj
    Rav Raj

    Leave behind a covid vaccine there.... Elon may need it.


    Filmed in the Mojave Desert.... On earth 😑

  • Tommy 2pieceYa
    Tommy 2pieceYa

    Real quick beamed a software update from Earth, she says, lol....Yeah, NASA can do some impossible stuff and these impossible things are pretty easy to accomplish, when it's all bulshit.... You're beaming software updates, from Earth to Mars and yet we still can't get decent internet, because we're a mile outside of town and 75 yards from our nearest telephone pole... They could literally tell the American people, that they've built condos on Mars and they're sending people to live there, via teleportation and as long as it came from NASA and they put it on TV, most people would believe it..

  • D Beaulieu
    D Beaulieu

    Interesting how there is no visible dust kicked up by the rotating blades

  • Darren Hollebone
    Darren Hollebone

    This is awesome but aren't we just littering more planets?

  • Brandon Smith
    Brandon Smith

    The old me wishes this were true.

    • James

      It is true....

  • khana mai
    khana mai

    Very mazing nasa researcher why they dont test bring the little nimal dog or deer let them outside see the can live out air then human can live there

  • Kent Hanna
    Kent Hanna

    Why do they call it a helicopter. It doesn't look like any helicopter I've ever seen. It looks like a drone

  • José Mendieta
    José Mendieta

    "Ounces"??? :D You silly Gringos! ;)

  • LordArgoth

    What we need now is a advanced humanoid robot that can be controlled from earth via virtual reality. NASA could save alot of money by not sending humans into space directly eg no need for food or life support systems. Ships could be smaller just to accommodate humanoid drones. NASA look into this!

  • Antonette Garcia
    Antonette Garcia

    Love it! Enjoy seeing more in the day's coming!

  • Felipe Torres Delgado
    Felipe Torres Delgado

    Quien le saco el video si no hay nada amas que ese vehículo, que alguien me explique.

  • Рожденный в СССР
    Рожденный в СССР

    Очередной «полет на луну»?!🧐 Только уточните пожалуйста: это снималось где-то в пустыне Невада, или не стали заморачиваться и по старой, доброй традиции использовали павильон Голивуда?😉

  • Roger Beaird
    Roger Beaird

    Yuma az🤣😂😂😃

  • Roger Beaird
    Roger Beaird

    Looks like arizona 🤣😅😂😅😅

  • Robert Banister
    Robert Banister

    Geezus. You need to fix your camera lighting, so that you don't look like an alien, with those little white circle's in your eyes.

  • Eggbut Nobacon
    Eggbut Nobacon

    Did she have more teeth than the average human?

  • Owen Downs
    Owen Downs

    No NASA have not landed nothing on Mars because they can't even get out of her own atmosphere please wake up you seem quite an intelligent person don't just keep listening to Nassau just because you think they're high authority they talk absolute s*** space is in your imagination my love we've never been to the moon we've never step foot out of our atmosphere please wake up please I feel so sorry 4 people like you we've not got many level-headed people on earth anymore please come back to us and use your brain cuz people who believe in NASA and in Mars of land in helicopters on it and all that haven't got a brain

    • Codger

      Neil Armstrong had a saying for people like you... 'His mothers one small moment with a stranger made one giant idiot for all mankind'..

  • Herson Lamolli
    Herson Lamolli

    My country is the power of space

  • Cricket Latest 2
    Cricket Latest 2

    Aliens in mars be like.. bro do u see that ufo

  • Mike Michael
    Mike Michael

    Update what? 4G...helicopter... 🤣🤣

  • nieooj gotoy
    nieooj gotoy

    This first flight is nothing short of spectacular! NASA earned their keep many times over with this one.

  • hara nath
    hara nath

    If it is genuine, Then the technology is awesoooooome

  • Douglas White
    Douglas White

    Maybe someday a private company will land a bunch of helicopters on Mars and sell private citizens the remote control where we all can explore Mars. I’m dreaming but wouldn’t that be neat!

    • nieooj gotoy
      nieooj gotoy


  • Abinash Videoz
    Abinash Videoz

    odd looks by black t-shirt

  • Fzoid Vamp
    Fzoid Vamp

    I think they found the city of light, which Jaha always mention.. 🤔

  • James Choudhury
    James Choudhury

    Bright hope of future inter planetory travel, using solar power.

  • Miguel Echavarría
    Miguel Echavarría

    Amazing!!!! Do we have satellite orbiting mars?

    • Codger


  • Edson F Cordeaca
    Edson F Cordeaca

    why doesn´t the drone´s shadow move and diminishes while the device is getting higher and lifting vertically? When an object casts a shadow on the ground ad it gains height, the shadow tends to diminish its size, the opposite happens when it lands, Why does it propel dust in one scene and in the other there is no sign of dust?

    • science works in mysterious ways
      science works in mysterious ways

      uh-oh, dont start asking questions. theres zero chance a copter of any kind is working in a near vacuum right there. i wonder how devon island is doing?

  • Mark Giles
    Mark Giles

    Why is the landing video at a high frame rate and the video coving what is happening on the surface of a low frame rate?

  • Mark Giles
    Mark Giles

    Isn't the claim that the first powered flight was by the Wright Brothers a disputed claim?

  • Noor Khan
    Noor Khan

    So we have a conclusion that Mars has some air.....

  • J H
    J H

    Anyone else think this is just New Mexico or some place on earth

    • science works in mysterious ways
      science works in mysterious ways

      the vid is taken down but theres a great video of a comparison to devon island greenland and nasa's mars stuff. its interesting for alot of reasons but devon island is where nasa says they train all this stuff for mars. except the land matches pixel for pixel lol

    • science works in mysterious ways
      science works in mysterious ways

      its devon island

  • Teresa Wells
    Teresa Wells

    Yes I would love to here more of what all comes about on the planet Mars!

  • rcarlisi63

    looks like Arizona....................

    • science works in mysterious ways
      science works in mysterious ways

      the vid was taken down. ive looked for it for other comments on this vid. if someone has it, i will def link it.

    • science works in mysterious ways
      science works in mysterious ways

      @Codger that was really stretched thin. how about, 'mom's walk with a man...led to' etc. idk, something like that.

    • Codger

      @science works in mysterious ways top candidate for the Neil Armstrong quotation award... his mothers one small moment with a man made one giant idiot for all mankind..

    • science works in mysterious ways
      science works in mysterious ways

      its devon island greenland. the vids taken down but im lookiin for it. theres a ton of comments thinkin the same as you. nasa practices in devon island but people proved pixel for pixel that the "mars" nasa shows is where they 'train' in greenland

  • SonicMasterLB

    The Wright brothers: So, where is the last piece of our plane? Nasa: Oh yea, it's on Mars. The Wright brothers: Oh, ok. Wait WHAT?!!

  • Transcending Authenticities
    Transcending Authenticities

    So when do the Americans go to mars.. After they destroy the planet earth 🤔

    • science works in mysterious ways
      science works in mysterious ways

      its global. rockefeller, rothchild, standard oil, jp morgan, carnegie? east india trading co.? all global. they got inside america like every other country. stay strong an hang in there.

  • Explore iT
    Explore iT screen....This is teatr for.....people who trust completely in TV propaganda

    • Codger

      the only CGI around is you ...Complete Gigantic Idiot ....get it.....

  • Philos Rapper
    Philos Rapper


  • alphabet.soup

    Her pupils are creepy.

  • Tuukka

    How about those rodents in Mars? Still there?

  • Tuukka

    What's the point in this? There is only a camera in that chopper.

  • Vodka Tonic
    Vodka Tonic

    I miss the days when they use to tell us Mars was red. LOL

  • Vodka Tonic
    Vodka Tonic


  • Jay Graham
    Jay Graham

    Simply breathtaking

  • The Rodriguez's
    The Rodriguez's

    That's amazing😊

  • Alex Aquarius
    Alex Aquarius

    They had to "fix" an air density problem to get a helicopter to fly, but the rocket in the vacuum of space had no problem pushing it all the way to Mars, and the parachutes worked... Those propellers look exactly the same proportionately as what we use on Earth in Canada.

    • Alex Aquarius
      Alex Aquarius

      @science works in mysterious ways I did!

    • science works in mysterious ways
      science works in mysterious ways

      @Alex Aquarius yes, and nothing against him, ive actually seen his vids just from unrelated cool things. but i thought it was funny when it didnt work like he thought it would. again. we've all taken turns. nothing against him. peace

    • Alex Aquarius
      Alex Aquarius

      Or are you stating it was funny he thought it would work. I missed your point! LOL!

    • Alex Aquarius
      Alex Aquarius

      @science works in mysterious ways Maybe he didn't do it right. You can't get a fan to blow a feather in a vacuum.

    • science works in mysterious ways
      science works in mysterious ways

      did you see that cody's lab vid of trying to use a copter in that low of an air pressure? its hilarius. nothing against the guy, its just funny when it doesnt work.