Tim Peake's spectacular week
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Tim Peake: A look back at the British astronaut's launch week

Tim Peake blasted off into space on Tuesday 15 December, becoming the first UK government-sponsored astronaut.

He is now part of the crew on the International Space Station.

On Friday 18 December, he gave his first news briefing in which he told journalists how he was adapting to micro-gravity.

Here is a look back at the highlights of his week.

Video produced by Sara Barman.

  • 19 Dec 2015
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