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ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet training
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- Title ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet training
- Date of Production 17/03/2014
- Language English
- Footage Type Exterior shot
- Copyright ESA
ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet training for his mission to the International Space Station set to be launched on a Soyuz spacecraft from Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan in 2016.
All astronauts travel the world learning the skills needed to pilot spacecraft, robotic arms, survive a winter landing and venture outside on spacewalks.
These videos gives an overview of his eclectic five-year training, underwater, underground and floating in weightlessness on parabolic flights.