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Cosmonauts Training to Land in Water

The newest international team of cosmonauts and astronauts preparing for a trip to the International Space Station has begun summer training in Russia. This photo essay shows the team training to land a Russian-made Soyuz spacecraft in water last week near Star City, a spaceflight preparation and research hub in the Moscow Region.

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