The Cosmonaut Training Centre: birth and growth

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Soon after the government decision of 11 January 1960 to create a centre for training cosmonauts, a commission that included the head of cosmonaut training, General Nikolay Kamanin, began searching for a suitable site for the new centre, which was planned to become not just the central location for the training of Soviet cosmonauts, but also the place they would live.


Motion Sickness Space Flight Simulator Building Training Centre Design Bureau 
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