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Tim Peake Special - How to be an Astronaut

Episode 8 of 17

Astronaut Tim Peake's video diary of the two years leading up to his arrival at the International Space Station in December 2015.

In December 2015, Tim Peake became Britain’s first astronaut on board the International Space Station. For two years Tim had been filming a video diary for Horizon as he prepared to leave; from family life, to the rigorous training, this is an intimate portrait and remarkable insight into the world of an astronaut.

10 minutes

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Tim Peake
Producer Simon Winchcombe
Director Simon Winchcombe
Series Editor Steve Crabtree

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Tim Peake: How to be an Astronaut is a BBC Horizon special