Click video. A former helicopter pilot has been named as one of the astronauts picked for a five-month mission in space. Major Tim Peake, from Sussex, is Britain's first official astronaut. He'll be flying to the International Space Station in two years' time. Fred reports.
Major Tim Peake from Chichester in West Sussex, has been confirmed as the first official British astronaut to live and work in space. The 41-year-old will fly to the International Space Station in November 2015