TsPK began training of astronauts for flight with tourists onboard

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In the Center of Training of Astronauts (CTA) trainings of flights for ship start with one professional pilot began. In the course of tests it is necessary to solve a number of tasks of management a vessel without flight engineers — space tourists have to occupy their places. Astronauts are involved in work Misurkin Alexander and Prokopyev Sergei. They passed already 14 occupations. The part from them concerned the regular program of flight (preparation for start, removal, rapprochement, joining, undocking and descent). The part was devoted to consideration and working off of serious emergency situations — a fire by the ship or station, pollution...

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Misurkin Alexander
Prokopyev Sergei
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Main activity:Public administration
Main activity:Instrument making