Astronaut Tim Peake – BIS London February 5th 2013
ESA Astronaut training and human spaceflight plans for the next decade.
Speaker: Tim PeakeDate: 5 February 2013
Start Time: 7 pm
End Time: 8:30 pm
Venue: 27/29 South Lambeth Road, Vauxhall, London, SW8 1SZ
Since his selection in 2009 for astronaut training with the European Space Agency, Major Tim Peake has experienced weightlessness, spent 12 days under the ocean simulating a mission to an asteroid, lived in a Sardinian cave for a week and much more. In his talk Tim will give a unique insight into what it takes to prepare for space flight and the challenges awaiting Human Spaceflight beyond the International Space Station.