The first appearance of the Cybermen

Tags: First Doctor, Cybermen

The Tenth Planet, episode 1 8 October 1966

Snowcap space tracking station, Antarctica, 1986: The TARDIS lands during a troubled space mission. The Zeus IV capsule is losing power – power being drained by a new planet that has arrived in the solar system. No one listens as the Doctor insists that the inhabitants of this new planet will soon arrive. No sooner has he said that, than a small craft lands in the Antarctic. Meanwhile, two station staff have gone to investigate the TARDIS: