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He kept trying till Col Valery Korzun, the chief for the first administration of Cosmonaut Training Centre from Star City in Moscow, arranged for five of his pictures of flowers to be taken to space last year.
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The ISS trio left behind NASA astronaut Tim Kopra, Russian cosmonaut Yuri Malenchenko and the European Space Agency's British astronaut Tim Peake.
Volkov, who has been in space for 5-1/2 months, was the first to emerge from the capsule, to be greeted by his father Alexander Volkov, also a cosmonaut.
This NASA photo shows Expedition 43 Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos), (L) Russian cosmonaut Gennady Padalka of Roscosmos, (C), and NASA Astronaut Scott Kelly as they pose for a photograph outside a Soyuz simulator during the second day of qualification exams, March 5, 2015 at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center (GCTC) in Star City, Russia.
Igor Volk, a cosmonaut and hero of the Soviet Union, gave a talk at the conference and lamented the cancellation of the Buran space shuttle project, of which he was head of the training programme.
Summary: Two veteran cosmonauts have floated outside the International Space Station to prepare the orbital outpost for a new module.
THREE Russian cosmonauts were found dead in their space capsule in 1971 after it made what looked like a perfect landing in Kazakhstan.
Ivanov's participation in the Interkosmos programme, which paired Soviet cosmonauts with colleagues from other socialist countries (giving a new meaning to the term "communist fellow traveller") had been intended as a propaganda triumph.
The cosmonauts are in good health," Russian Mission Control said in a statement.
From extreme G-Forces and weightlessness to the 'Final Challenge' in the world's largest hydrospace laboratory, guests can train like modern Russian Cosmonauts on some of the largest, most advanced space equipment in the world.
Three cosmonauts spend 23 days on the station but die when their capsule leaks air when re-entering Earth's atmosphere, depriving them of oxygen.