Cosmonaut Training in Preparation for the May Launch of “Altair”

In the Cosmonaut Training Center Gagarin. Cosmonauts complete training of the crew, who will fly to the ISS in mid-May on the  “Soyuz TMA-04M” – Altair Mission.

Named after Altair is the brightest star in the constellation Aquila.

The crew commander Gennady Padalka, a former Air Force officer. The most experienced. This will be his 4th […]