TB5 - 3a

Thunderbird 5 is the space station of International Rescue. Packed with electronics, Thunderbird 5 monitors all radio communication on Earth for distress calls.

Technical dataEdit

  • 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

Docking BayEdit

To allow unrestricted access between Thunderbird 3 and 5, a sealable docking port has been built into an arm extending from the satellite.


Trapped In The Sky

Pit Of Peril

Day Of Disaster

30 Minutes After Noon

End Of The Road

The Uninvited

Operation Crash-Dive

Vault Of Death

The Mighty Atom

City Of Fire

The Impostors

The Man From MI.5

Cry Wolf

Danger At Ocean Deep

The Duchess Assignment

Brink Of Disaster

Attack Of The Alligators!

Martian Invasion

The Cham-Cham

Atlantic Inferno

Path Of Destruction


Give Or Take A Million

And in all of the Thunderbird Films