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Tim Peake touches down at the Farnborough International Airshow

Posted 7 July 2016 · Add Comment

Farnborough International Limited (FIL) has announced that Major Tim Peake will be making his first public appearance in the UK since completing his 136 day mission on the International Space Station (ISS) at the Farnborough International Airshow (FIA), both in the Space Zone and Airshow Live stage on Friday 15th July and Saturday 16th July.


Courtesy BIS

Tim Peake (above), our first British ESA astronaut to visit space, captivated all of us during his time on the ISS and he will once again be offering inspiration to the next generation at FIA's Futures Day on Friday 15th July.

Tim will also be making public appearances that day as part of FAB Friday, which is when the FIA opens the doors to aviation enthusiasts.

On Saturday, the public will also be able to see him as he returns to Farnborough to take part in FIA's stage show Airshow Live, where as well as being interviewed he will be launching the flying display.

 

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