The centre was originally known as the Special Military Unit 26266 that was established in January 1960 to train cosmonauts
. It was renamed as Yu.
As one of the cosmonauts
' colleagues says, the Soviet state rid its people of religion and their faith in a god.
Currently, Russian cosmonaut
Alexei Ovchinin and NASA astronauts Nick Hague and Christina Koch are staying on the space station.
The center organizes the selection, training and medical examination of cosmonauts
, with a unique infrastructure that is made up of various simulators.
According to the researchers, 38 percent of the astronauts and 17 percent of the cosmonauts
died due to external factors such as accidents caused by spacecraft, aircraft and automobile mishaps.
Zacharias Charnis, the Head of Aegeo Spas Leading Spa Management Solutions, signed a cooperation agreement under which Aegeo Spas Leading Spa Management Solutions undertakes the rehabilitation of the Russian cosmonauts
at its wellness centers after their return from the International Space Station.
Aleksandrov and cosmonauts
from Russia, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland and Hungary gathered in Sofia on Wednesday to mark the 40th anniversary of the first.space flight of by a Bulgarian astronaut - Georgi Ivanov in 1979.
Your book will be used as a training manual for taking pictures of the earth from the ISS by the cosmonauts
NASA plans to air coverage of the departure and landing activities of NASA astronaut Timothy Kopra, European Space Agency astronaut Timothy Peake and Roscosmos cosmonaut
Yurk Malenchenko when they depart the International Space Station and return to earth on June 18, 2016, the space administration said.
HOUSTON (CyHAN)- When answering users' questions posted on the US Embassy's Facebook page, Russian cosmonaut
Mikhail Kornienko and US astronaut Scott Kelly strongly advised to always wear a spacesuit during a spacewalk.
NASA astronaut Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonaut
Mikhail Kornienko returned to Earth on Wednesday after nearly a year on the International Space Station, the longest U.S.
Highlights will include Vostok 6, the capsule flown by Valentina Tereshkova, the first woman in space, and examples of the fascinating gadgets the early cosmonauts
needed - including a shower, toilet, medical instruments and survival kits for crash landings.