Australian space flight winner Tim Gibson prepares for lift-off after winning competition

A Queensland man who won a worldwide competition to fly to outer space is preparing for lift-off after five days of intense training.

Meeting Buzz Aldrin

Lynx Space Academy Day 2 - HIGH-g FLYING

Support for the launch of our test vehicle

Tim Gibson is about to go to space, yes SPACE.

Follow the journey of how Tim’s movements in life lead to today, how his one dream in life was shattered, then how a twist of fate would have him going beyond the dream altogether…

 

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