Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center visitors have a plenty of opportunities to be a real space conqueror for a while. Our tour participants are having Sokol rescue spacesuit training. The cosmonauts are wearing these suits during the launch and reentry.
It is not necessary to train a lot or pass a thorough selection to be like a jet pilot, to perform aerobatics and try jet’s highest speed and capacity. Just apply for the flight and come to the airfield; take your seat in L-29 or L-39 jet trainer cockpit and conquer the skies together with an experienced pilot!
Yesterday evening our group witnessed Soyuz MS-08 launch taking place from Baikonur launchsite. Tomorrow the spacecraft will dock to the ISS and the crew comprising Roscosmos cosmonaut Oleg Artemyev and NASA astronauts Andrew Feustel and Richard Arnold will start their half-a-year space mission. And we are starting group enrollment for the next Baikonur tour. The next manned launch is scheduled for June 06.
Few minutes ago Soyuz MS-09 manned spacecraft was lauched from Baikonur launchsite. Our tourists witnessed this fantastic event We congratulate all space enthusiasts on the successful launch.
Rocket installed onto the launchpad. In two days Soyuz MS-08 will go to space the launch is scheduled for March 21, 20:44, Moscow time.
Today at 7.00 (local time) Soyuz-FG launcher with Soyuz — MS spacecraft was rolled-out from the integration building and installed onto the launchpad #1 (Gagarin pad).
Don’t miss the greatest spring adventure! Perform zero-g flight aboard GCTC IL-76. Group enrollment for April 19-20 is on. A couple of seats still available!
Only one week left to the orbiting of the next international crew onboard Soyuz MS-08 spacecraft. Our tourist group is getting ready to depart for Baikonur in order to participate in all pre-launch events. Despite it’s already too late to apply for this launch, you may request joining our tour to Baikonur in summer time — on June 6 we’ll see the blas-off of Soyuz MS-09.
Soyuz MS-06 crew safely came back from space! Descent capsule with Alexander Musurkin (Roscosmos), Mark Vande Hei (NASA) and Joseph Acaba (NASA) successfully landed in Kazakh steppe today at 05:31 Moscow time. Photo credit: Alexander Ryumin/TASS
Our young space fans in snowy Star City. This year Russian winter is lavish in snow indeed. We remind that apart from extreme adventures we also deal with educational programs and tours for schoolchildren.
Together with this brave crew we saw off to space Soyuz MS-07 launched in December 2017. Baikonur winter is something unbelievable despite low temperatures. Join our next tour in March! Space is calling for you!
Launchpad number 1 called “Gagarin Pad”. From this very pad humanity made its first steps to space on April 12, 1961 and following the tradition all manned missions nowadays are launched from this one. By the way you also can witness a space launch joining our next Baikonur tour that will be taking place from March 18 to March 22