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