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Russian TV network offering a prize that is out of this world

...Station next year. Channel One said it will select 20 candidates from around the world to train at the Star City cosmonaut training center near Moscow. It is not known how the winner would be chosen from those 20, but the program - with an audience...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/18/biz_359141.shtml
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Last Mir crew returns safely to Earth

...They hit the ground smoothly about 660 miles northwest of Almaty, Kazakstan, and were being flown to the cosmonaut training center near Moscow. The undocking procedure went smoothly, said Irina Manshilina, spokeswoman at Mission Control...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/29/tec_269023.shtml
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Russians drop plan for businessman's flight on Mir

...their belief that the 51-year-old British businessman would bail out the Mir. They even brought him to the cosmonaut training center at Russia's space headquarters, Space City, for flight training. But space officials announced Wednesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/27/tec_262387.shtml
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Yeltsin concentrates on space station

...sending Llewellyn to the Mir in August, and has put him on an express training course that started Friday in the cosmonaut training center in Star City near Moscow. Besides, even if Llewellyn doesn't pay for the Mir's flight, his example may...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/22/tec_262009.shtml
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Lack of money might still doom Mir

...station, they would have done it a long time ago." Two Chinese pilots have undergone preparation at Russia's cosmonaut training center, but cooperation stopped there. "We haven't heard from them since then," Koptev said.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/12/tec_253180.shtml
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Endeavor takes off for Mir

...on board of Mir station performed absolutely adequately," said Gen. Yuri Glazkov, deputy director of the cosmonaut training center in Russia. "But I would like to tell you also that none of the American astronauts broke anything on board...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/23/tec_221122.shtml
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Astronaut has no fears about Mir hardship tour

...spacewalk training as possible at Russia's cosmonaut-training center near Moscow. A one-time space shuttle flier...Center in Houston, although spent past year at cosmonaut-training center in Star City, Russia. Grew up in Indianapolis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/09/15/tec_214716.shtml
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American, Russian set for Mir spacewalk

...the crew," Yuri Glazkov, deputy chief of the cosmonauts training center, said Friday. "We wish them courage and composure...post-flight rehabilitation and returned Friday to the cosmonaut training center outside Moscow, where they were met by an air...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/09/06/tec_214263.shtml
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American, Russian fine-tune Mir spacewalk preparations

...cosmonauts Vasily Tsibliyev and Alexander Lazutkin, for the June 25 crash. Andrei Maiboroda, chief of the Cosmonauts Training Center, told the Interfax news agency the investigation is still underway. The conflicting accounts apparently are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/09/05/tec_214199.shtml
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Astronaut's wife: First tell me you're fine, then break bad news

...robot arm. She quit after their second child was born in September 1994, and accompanied her husband to the cosmonaut-training center in Star City, Russia, a year later. They returned to their Houston-area home just before space shuttle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/25/tec_213561.shtml
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