Our patron: UK Astronaut Tim Peake

We are very proud that UNSA’s patron is the British and European Space Agency astronaut Tim Peake, who flew to the International Space Station in November 2015 where he lived and worked as a scientist for six months.

As well as being an astronaut Tim is a husband, a father to two young boys and his hobbies include skiing, climbing, running, flying and quantum physics.

This page is your One Stop Window to all the latest news on Tim. Scroll down for all the latest updates from Tim’s Facebook, Flickr, Twitter and YouTube feeds.

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Tim Peake shared a video.

RAF Red Arrows
Now this is what I call a great day in the office - felt so good to be upside down again...
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From spaceship to nine-ship - watch astronaut Tim Peake complete a loop with the Red Arrows, when he flew in a Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team practice this afternoon.

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I hope you were wearing your AAC wings.

13 hours ago   ·  2
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Wow - I want a go !

16 minutes ago
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So I have to go to the ISS to make it in the Red Arrows passenger seat? Standards are so high these days! Looks amazing.

3 minutes ago
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Wonderful experience for you.

1 hour ago
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How amazing Tim. You are having a brilliant day with the Red Arrows! Thanks for sharing with us all, blessings .

13 hours ago   ·  1
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Amazing! I love the Red Arrows; how awesome to see you as part of the crew! ☺️

10 hours ago
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Wow, that's incredible!

11 hours ago
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Wow that looks awesome! Thanks for sharing 👍

11 hours ago
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Brings back fabulous memories!!! ❤️

13 hours ago
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Hope your relaxing with a 🍺 after that exciting experience today you deserve it.xx

12 hours ago   ·  1
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OMG! Just your average day at the office Tim! Amazing footage, rather you than me! Hope you enjoyed every second 🤗

11 hours ago   ·  1
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That is amazing - thanks for sharing that footage!!

13 hours ago
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This man is my total hero, I love love him ❤️

2 hours ago   ·  1
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Wow! Amazing to see it 😱

13 hours ago
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Tim if you are ever up north? Check out the lovely volunteers at Morayvia, at the former RAF Kinloss airbase, Moray. An amazing science and technology centre just finding its feet but well worth a visit! 🙂

13 hours ago
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Awesome work Tim and Red Arrows

13 hours ago
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Looks amazing!

12 hours ago
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Brilliant video, bet you were happy as pig in muck! X

7 hours ago
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We saw them! Would have waved if I’d known you were in one of them! 👋

10 hours ago
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Absolutely amazing 😉 although I did get motion sickness watching the footage! 🤢

10 hours ago
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Did you see me (on my Union Jack beanbag) in my garden in Fairford??? I could see you Tim😉

12 hours ago
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And weightless, if only for a moment!

12 hours ago
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What an amazing experience you only live once!! 💗

13 hours ago
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Looked like you enjoyed that!! Nice day for it 👌🇬🇧

13 hours ago
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ehat an excellent view

1 hour ago
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What a truly incredible experience! Thank you to the RAF Red Arrows and #RAFRed1 for putting a huge grin on my face at the The Royal International Air Tattoo #RIAT2019 (pics: M. Pert and RAF) ... See moreSee less

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Fabulous.. And at last Army recognising the importance of the RAF😂🤣

56 minutes ago
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Wow,Wow,Wow What A Truly Amazing Experience 🌟

53 minutes ago
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Lucky you! Love the Red Arrows, hope we catch sight of them tomorrow, we live fairly close to Fairford. Glad you’re back in a flight suit! 😀

10 hours ago
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Well deserved Tim and with the 50th anniversary of the moon landing a couple of days away it’s very fitting that you get to fly with the reds ... all the very best to you Tim and the fantastic Red Arrows ❤️

6 hours ago
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Fabulous. I'm that envious like you wouldn't believe!

11 hours ago
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Wow lucky you! Love watching the Red Arrows, great pics Tim x

12 hours ago
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Love the Red Arrows, but you my friend have been to space . It’s the least they could do 🚀🚀🚀🚀

10 hours ago
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Lucky you Tim. Enjoying your posts especially the Apollo 11 ones at the moment.

12 hours ago
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You deserve it ! The Reds and you = Mutual Admiration! 😃👍🏻🇬🇧

10 hours ago   ·  1
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I love this so much. The man who lived in space for 6 months can still have new and awesome experiences :-) Way to go Major Tim. Always smiling x

15 hours ago   ·  2
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Hope to see you in the morning Tim! Hope you had the most amazing flight!

12 hours ago
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Wow how amazing for you Tim! What an experience flying with the Red Arrows, and honestly Tim can't think of any one more deserving than yourself. The big grin on your face says it all, absolutely brilliant. Thank you for sharing this with us all, blessings xxx

14 hours ago
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Amazing Tim! Very lucky! But - we want to see you go back higher than that. When are you going back to space!? Or even the moon maybe..? :) 🤞

14 hours ago
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I think the pleasure was all theirs Tim. First astronaut they’ve taken up imagine 👍🏻

12 hours ago
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Lucky Tim, they and you are inspirational!

14 hours ago
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Awesome....what an experience.....you deserve it..... The Reds are the best in the world.....good company to be in 👍

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Congrats - what an amazing opportunity and experience. Very cool! Feel very close to this crew after the wonderful TV documentary about the Red Arrows. Plus met Adam Collins (Red10) down in Sidmouth 😊

14 hours ago
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Just wow! Such a deserving person for a back seat ride with the best in the business😎

13 hours ago
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Awesome, its great seeing regular posts from you again, my daughters and I loved following you on your space mission. 😀

16 hours ago   ·  6
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What an amazing experience for you, glad you enjoyed it, says all by the smile on your face. Thanks for sharing.x

15 hours ago   ·  3
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I have experienced some amazing and exciting "silly grin"moments in my life but never this one! x

15 hours ago
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What an amazing experience for you, and very well-deserved, Tim!

15 hours ago
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Way to go Tim! Amazing way to spend a Thursday!! Hope you had THE BEST time 👍

16 hours ago   ·  1
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Can't think of anyone more deserving to be honest, l'm STILL hooked on going outside to watch the lSS going over, and l'm far from on my own. Thrilled for you TP..👍🏼😁

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Hi Tim glad you had the Amazing Time of your life flying with the red arrows says it all really with the smile on your face

15 hours ago
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Lucky lucky you. And well deserved. Enjoy RIAT.. superb event.

28 minutes ago
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Love the red arrows.. well deserved Tim.. you are all heros! X

15 hours ago   ·  1
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You are just do lovely Tim xx

12 hours ago
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Huge fan of the Reds My son is there with the ATC and I’ve asked him to look out for you, Tim! 😀

14 hours ago
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Amazing photos Tim Peake 🙂👍💙📸.

16 hours ago
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An amazing experience and definitely silly grin time 😁

16 hours ago
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Wow! I’d love to do that!!👍🏻

15 hours ago
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Fantastic Tim!

16 hours ago
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I saw them fly over the back of us today only for a split second but still excited 😀

12 hours ago   ·  1
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Love the red arrows. You are so lucky.

15 hours ago
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The boys and their out of their world toys. Fantastic!

16 hours ago
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I miss seeing The Red Arrows. Used to fly over when I lived near RAF Cosford.

15 hours ago
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Your X-33 is far superior to Red 1’s ‘ling Emergency!

15 hours ago
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Will tag you in a post later have photos of you during display taken from the FRIAT stand

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Claire-Louise Doherty

16 hours ago
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14 hours ago

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Bit low and slow for you Major

15 hours ago
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Lucky bugger!!!!!!!!!!!

16 hours ago
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Sue Blake 👍

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Caroline Sykes

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Clint Marler

16 hours ago
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Carlene Whitehead looks like Tim Peake was zooming over your house earlier!

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Alex Parker! 😄✈️

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