In Russia, space travelers can prepare for spacewalk
Wanting to go into space among potential and existing space tourists as yet, but such service is possible, said in an interview with RIA Novosti General Director of "Glavkosmos" Dmitry Loskutov.
According to him, if wishing to appear, it will not be an easy walk. "Any spacewalk is highly responsible and dangerous operation, requiring special training, separately manufactured equipment, consideration in the programme of work of the International space station, control both from the accompanying partner, and the station and mission control Center," - said the head of the company.
In the years 2001-2009 on the "Unions" contract with Space Adventures to the ISS was delivered of seven tourists, including two American Charles Simonyi.
In February 2019, the Federal space Agency and the American company Space Adventures has signed a contract for two flying space tourists to ISS until the end of 2021. It was reported that the enterprise "Roscosmos" has already begun for the creation of spacecraft "Soyuz MS" and the carrier rocket "Soyuz-2.1 a".