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Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center




Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center
Russian center for training and preparing crews for manned missions. Located at Zvezdny Gorodok (Star City) outside Moscow and named after Yuri Gagarin, it includes equipment for simulating missions aboard Soyuz and the Russian modules of the International Space Station. The Center also has a neutral buoyancy facility similar to that at the Marshall Space Flight Center.


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