"Sunburn" is the sixth episode of Thunderbirds 2086, and seventeenth produced overall. The episode first aired in Japan on September 4, 1982.


The heat is on, as the Sunbeam observatory has entered a decaying orbit around the sun. Unless they can find a way to repair its rockets, the station will suffer a firey fate. Can the Thunderbirds save the station and its crew in time?


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IRO Equipment Used


  • First Appearance: Thunderbird 17

Anderson Stock Library

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Foreign title

  • Japanese: 危険!惑星探査船 ("Danger! The Planetary Exploration Ship")
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