GCTC is the Russian Federation
head organisation on selection of candidates for cosmonauts and training
of cosmonauts of all categories and specialities for flights on any manned
spacecraft, development and updating of cosmonaut training system, cosmonaut
training medical support and cosmonaut rehabilitation after space flights,
construction and accommodation of technical equipment (technical facilities)
for cosmonaut training.
National manned space flights are
one of technical and scientific spheres Russia holds leading positions
in. With the purpose of solution of the tasks it is entrusted with a highly
developed space infrastructure was created and Yu. A. Gagarin Russian State
Scientific-Research and Test Centre of Cosmonaut Training is one of its
At present the Centre has modern
unique laboratory-and-simulator and test facilities, scientifically valid
methods of cosmonaut training, experienced and highly qualified personnel.
All the interested persons are
welcome to become familiar with the summary of the Centre history and achievements.
We hope that our collaboration will help the mankind to solve the problems
of mastering space.
Space is the future of the Earth