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25.01.2016

Per aspera ad astra: conquering space heights through the storm

In 2016 the Cosmonautics has a great jubilee. 55 years ago humanity took the first step to space exploration when Yuri Gagarin performed manned spaceflight for the first time in the history of mankind.

People of various occupations and nationalities from Great Britain, Canada, USA, France, New Zealand and naturally Russia are conquering Edge of space onboard Russian MiG-29UB all-weather jet fighter despite heavy snowfalls.

After flight to the Edge of Space some of our foreign guests were still not ready to rest. They made up their mind to go on with unbelievable experience visiting Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Centre where they not only learned lots of new facts on space exploration but challenged themselves passing real space trainings: centrifuge TsF-7 ride, Sokol rescue spacesuit training, specialized training on space cooking, Egress-2 simulator training in Orlan EVA spacesuits, Soyuz spacecraft integrated simulator training and even standard flight day on Russian ISS segment simulator. Such great achievements can really pave their way to space!

Look at the photo report about our brave sky conquerors following their dream of space.



News about flights on MiG-29:

Russian frosts do not frighten the real extreme-lovers. In frosty sunny days, the airfield acquires a unique allure.

More skies, more flights, and more new impressions are ahead. There’ll be enough adrenaline for everyone!

During this summer there were performed 50 flights!

The most popular was the pair sync aerobatics which leaves you and your partner with common impressions.

Meanwhile, someone decided to strengthen relations with their dear ones and to give them a unique opportunity of a flight on L-29 or L-39 by presenting them with a gift certificate.

This year Russia hosts World Cup attracting lots of tourists from all over the world to our country.

As it is commonly known Russia is one of the leading aerospace countries thus jet trainer flight with higher aerobatics in Russia is a perfect adventure for extreme enthusiasts seeking an unforgettable experience.

Upcoming space adventures:
  call  

Zero gravity flight

Perform a zero gravity flight onboard the IL-76 MDK flying laboratory.
 

  july 20  

Soyuz MS-13 launch

Amazing tour to Baikonur cosmodrome with watching of the Soyuz MS-13 rocket lift-off!

  any day  

Cosmonaut training center

Visit famous Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center (Star City).