As many of you who are fellow Red Dwarf fan's will be aware, Starbug 1 is properly returning to Red Dwarf for the first time since the opening series VIII episode 'Back in the Red - part 1' witnessed the end of the little green craft [well, one of them] when the Dwarfer's finally made it back onto Red Dwarf herself after she was re-built by Nanobots . . . . . and that was like 16 years ago !!, thou true, Starbug 1 did appear in series X back in 2012, but we never saw the inside of the craft, as Blue Midget was used instead in the most recent series of the Sci-Fi comedy classic.
Well today, during filming of the upcoming series XI and XII, Kryten himself, Robert Llewellyn, and others filming today took a break to witness the launch of British Astronaut Tim Peake this morning, discribing it as 'great stuff', and seen here in this picture taken by Kryten himself on his Twitter page, it seems this is our first unexpected look at the new Starbug 1 c