West Sussex-born astronaut Tim Peake embarks on his historic space flight today Tuesday (December 15), when he becomes the first Briton to serve a mission on the International Space Station.
And we will be keeping you up to date with a live blog.
Along with stories about the mission, we have been including Tweets and Facebook posts from the man himself, along with information about his role, plus videos and photos.
The excitement is building with the clock ticking towards lift-off.
Tim and his fellow astronauts will launch from Baikonur, Kazakhstan at 11.03 GMT.
Docking is scheduled for six hours after launch 17.23 GMT.
The mission duration is more than 171 days.
To find out more check out our live blog.
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