Web Toolbar by Wibiya
Login | Sign Up AnonymousUser
twiter
New to Comunitee?


or Sign Up with Email

World

>> ITALY Latest News

MAY 19, 2013 - The Guardian

A Must Read - Share

Briton picked for five-month mission on International Space Station in 2015

Tim Peake's selection seen as major boost for UK industry and an inspiration to young peopleBritain's first official astronaut, Major Tim Peake, has been selected to fly on a five-month mission on the International Space Station in 2015, it is believed. The go-ahead for the flight will be seen as a major boost for the UK's space industry. Peake graduated as a European Space Agency astronaut more than two years ago and has been waiting for a space mission since then.It was feared the former army helicopter pilot might be given a short-duration mission because the UK only makes modest ... Read More

Tags: Briton picked for five-month mission on International Space Station in 2015,  Italy Latest News