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
March 21, 2018 — updated date of the Soyuz MS-08 spacecraft launch. Join our five-day tour to the Baikonur cosmodrome, personally feel the pre-start tension, watch the preparation and launch of the spacecraft with international crew to the ISS.
Flights on training jets L-29 and L-39 is the best choice for addicts of adrenaline, high speeds and thrill! Take your seat in the cockpit of one of our training jets and rise to conquer the sky! You can visit our airbase alone, with your partner or with a big group of friends.
December 2017. Sightseeing tour around the city for participants of our tour to the Baikonur cosmodrome.
A group of our guests on excursion to the RSC Energia museum next to the original descent vehicle of the Yuri Gagarin’s world’s first spacecraft «Vostok»
On a frosty morning of December 17th 2017, the Soyuz MS-07 spacecraft with an international crew launched into orbit. The photo was taken by a participant of our exclusive tour to the Baikonur cosmodrome.
Today on Baikonur: a launch vehicle with the spacecraft «Soyuz MS-07» is installed on the launch pad. The photo was taken by a participant of our tour to the Baikonur cosmodrome.
Zero Gravity flight aboard the IL-76MDK is the most unusual and memorable variant of a corporate event!
A group of our sky conquerors from China, performing aerobatics flights on the L-29 and L-39 training jets.
Flights on Aero L-29 Delfin and Aero L-39 Albatros are the excellent and affordable opportunity to get acquainted with the sky and get a full range of emotions performing higher aerobatics. There are group flight options, twin aerobatics available to you and your friends.
Specialist of the Cosmonaut Training Center familiarizes our guests with design of the Orlan-MK spacesuit used by the crew of the International Space Station for spacewalks.
The main parachute deployed! Participants of our extreme tour to the Kazakh steppes to the landing site of the Soyuz MS spacecraft are watching the reentry of the Descent Module.
The participants of our Baikonur cosmodrome tour are watching the installation of the Soyuz MS rocket on the launch pad. We are opening the group admission for the launch of the Soyuz MS-08 spacecraft, preliminary scheduled for March 10, 2018.
The participant of our program in front of the descent capsule of the world’s first spacecraft «Vostok».
Young participants of our school program in Star City met with Hero of Russia, cosmonaut A.A. Skvortsov
Сentrifuge rotation is used in the Cosmonaut Training Center to simulate G-loads that occur during the lift-off and landing phases of spaceflight. Our guest from Canada is preparing to perform training on the centrifuge TsF-7.
The Progress-MS-07 cargo/supply spacecraft successfully launches to the International Space Station. The photo was taken by a participant of our recent tour to the Baikonur cosmodrome in October 2017.