Thunderbird 5 is the space station of International Rescue. Packed with electronics, Thunderbird 5 monitors all radio communication on Earth for distress calls.
- Length: 400 feet
- Height: 272 feet
- Weight: 976 tons
- Diameter: 296 feet
- Power: Nuclear pile
- Reception: Any signal within 100 million miles
- Orbit: Geostationary above Tracy Island (22,400 miles above the Pacific Ocean)
- Equipment: Broadcast and relay monitors; anti-meteor deflector; electronic telescopes
To allow unrestricted access between Thunderbird 3 and 5, a sealable docking port has been built into an arm extending from the satellite.
And in all of the Thunderbird Films