The Cosmonaut Group of the RGNII TsPK

Part of the Springer Praxis Books book series (PRAXIS)


The history of the development of the Vostok programme and the politics behind the agreement to fly a human in space was examined in The Rocket Men, published by Springer-Praxis in 2001.1 This book looks at the selection of the cosmonauts who would fly Soviet and Russian space craft.


State Commission Space Flight Order Number Training Centre Basic Training 
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