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Roskosmos and the UAE conduct negotiations on flight of the Emirates astronaut at the ISS - RIA Novosti, 8/19/2018


MOSCOW, 19 Aug – RIA Novosti. The Roskosmos state corporation conducts negotiations with the UAE on a possibility of flight of their astronaut on the International Space Station for a month, have told RIA Novosti in the press service of NASA NASA/ESA/A.Gerst state corporation.© has shown northern shine from kosmosarany Roskosmos reported that the delegation of the UAE which part representatives of the Space center of Mohammed ibn Rasheed and nine applicants for flight in space were has arrived in Russia for carrying out medical selection for the organization of flight in space with various scientific missions. Two selected candidates will start trainings in the Center of training of astronauts in the Star city situated near Moscow closer to the middle of September. "Polet with participation of the Emirates astronaut is planned for April, 2019. Start will take place on the transport piloted Union of MS 12 ship. Also the organization of a long mission on the ISS for the UAE for the term of about one month is discussed" — it is said in the statement. Now nine citizens of the UAE undergo selection in the Russian Center of training of astronauts.© of Flickr/JD Hancock Astronauts of NASA and the ESA will leave in an outer space in sentyabrerany twice the source of RIA Novosti in space-rocket branch has reported that Russia and the UAE consider the possibility of regular flights of the Emirates astronauts at the ISS by the Russian Union ships after 2020. According to him, the agreement on one short-term flight is reached, but negotiations on a series of flights lasting 30-40 days continue at once. They are possible after the beginning of flights of the American private spaceships when foreign astronauts begin to fly at the ISS by the ships and places in domestic "Unions" will be freed. Opportunities for sending space tourists and astronauts of the different countries by the Union ships will appear because for a budget account about two Union ships in a year what taking into account flights of the American private ships will be enough for shift changes of crews at the ISS whether but the Energiya rocket and space corporation will remain capable will be created Will take to make to four ships a year.© Infographics me in astronauts?

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