Friends and Partners in Space 1996 Tour

Friends and Partners in Space (FPSPACE) 1996 Workshop

(Click here for a reconstruction of the original FPSPACE 1996 Web site.)

In April 1996, a group of people associated with the Friends and Partners in Space discussion list visited various Russian locations associated with the Soviet/Russian space program. This tour included visits to locations including:

And at the end of our visit, we had a marvelous banquet at the Ostankino Tower revolving restaurant. All the participants in this first FPSPACE workshop had a terrific time

The Friends and Partners in Space (FPSPACE) discussion list has remained active since the mid-1990s. Visit http://www.friends-partners.org/mailman/listinfo/fpspace for subscription information.

 

 

Above: Return capsule of Valentina Tereshkova.

Above: Inside a Soyuz capsule with author David Portree (not visible). Incredibly cramped space.