What does Tim Peake's mission mean to you?

  • 16 December 2015
Tim Peake Image copyright PA

British astronaut Tim Peake has blasted off to the International Space station!

He's due to spend more than six months on board the ISS as part of a special mission, carrying out science experiments, completing a marathon and getting young people excited about space travel.

We want to know how you feel about Tim being the first British astronaut to blast off to the International space station...

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What do you think about Tim Peake's space mission?

Send us your comments

  • Has it inspired you to become an astronaut?
  • What are you most excited about?
  • Did you watch the launch?
  • Did you do anything special at school to celebrate Tim's trip?
  • Has Tim's mission made you want to get involved with space and science?

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